Weekly Policing Update - Warboys and Bury District
Alert message sent 01/02/2019 13:25:00
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Good Afternoon, Warboys and Bury District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 25th to 31st January:
Mill Green / Padgett’s Close, Warboys – Police received more reports of cars parked illegally on double yellow lines and dangerously close to the junction of Mill Green and Padgett’s Close, on Friday morning, 25th January. There are on-going problems at this junction and on Monday 28th January, officers attended to assess the situation and to talk to businesses in the area whose customers might be responsible. Police patrols through the village will continue to monitor the situation. (Ref CC-25012019-0144)
Puddock Road, Warboys – Thieves broke into a caravan parked at a site on Puddock Road, Warboys, at sometime between 5:00 am and 8:00 pm on Friday 25h January, and stole a quantity of cash. Attempts were also made to steal a television and another electrical item, causing some damage. At the moment no-one has reported noticing anything suspicious in the area at the time. (Ref 35/6868/19)
Orchard Close, Warboys – A black BMW car was stolen from the driveway of a house on Orchard Close, Warboys, at some time during the night of Friday 25th / Saturday 26th January. The car had been left locked and secure and there were no indications that windows had been damaged to break into it. (Ref 35/6100/19)
Puddock Road, Warboys – Police received a report of hare-coursers operating on fields off Puddock Road, Warboys, on Saturday morning, 26th January. Three men in a silver off-road vehicle had been seen, with two dogs actively chasing hares. Police patrols, including a helicopter, were dispatched to search the area between Warboys and Ramsey Forty Foot, but no trace of the coursers could be found. Countryside Watch was notified of the incident. (Ref CC-26012019-0130)
Police Policy on Lost and Found Property Has Changed: As of today, 1st February, Cambridgeshire Constabulary are changing their policy on dealing with lost and found property, and adopting a new nationally-agreed framework.
Please be aware that these reports do not contain all details of all reported crime. We do not publish details of domestic related offences or anything which may put a person at risk if information regarding the crime was made public. As always, if you have information relating to any offence, or are concerned about any suspicious activities, please contact police by using any of these methods:
the '101' non-emergency telephone number;
the on-line web-chat tool on the new Cambridgeshire Constabulary web-site - click on the green icon;
Alternatively, you can use 'Crimestoppers' to make a report anonymously by calling 0800 555 111 or by using their on-line contact form.
In an emergency, or if you witness a crime in progress, always use '999'.
Chris Shaw, PSV
St Ives Police Station
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Chris Shaw (Police, PSV - Online Communities, Huntingdonshire - St Ives)