Weekly Policing Update - Warboys and Bury District
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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 23rd to 29th August:
Signal Road, Ramsey – Police attended a children’s play area on Signal Road, Ramsey, on Friday 23rd August, following a report of sharp objects found attached to some of the play equipment. Officers examined the apparatus but could find nothing untoward. However, it is possible that the items may have been removed by a concerned member of the public. (Ref CC-23082019-0205)
Oaklands Avenue, Wistow – Thieves removed and stole the front and rear number plates from a blue Citroen car that had been left parked outside its owner’s house on Oaklands Avenue, Wistow, overnight on Friday 23rd / Saturday 24th August. (Ref 35/60481/19)
Fenton Road / Mill Green Area, Warboys – Police received reports of a large oil spill along Fenton Road and Mill Green, Warboys, on Sunday evening, 25th August, causing vehicles to slip and posing a hazard to traffic. A police patrol was dispatched and officers assessed the spill, which was a very large quantity of oil stretching for nearly a mile. Highways staff were called and grit was quickly laid. (Ref CC-25082019-0524)
Wistow – A woman walking her dog on a lead in Wistow on Monday morning, 26th August, was bitten by another dog that ran out from a house as she passed by. The loose dog then attacked the other dog as well before its owner and the victim managed to separate the animals. The victim suffered two puncture wounds to her leg. The incident has been dealt with by means of a Community Resolution. (Ref 35/60943/19)
Ramsey Road, Bury – Police were called to a construction site on Ramsey Road, Bury, on Monday evening, 26th August, following a report of suspicious noises heard coming from inside the compound. However, all was quiet when officers checked the perimeter, and no breach or damage was found to the fencing. (Ref CC-26082019-0479)
Broughton – A farm building in Broughton was broken into and burgled at some time between Saturday 24th and Wednesday 28th August. The shed was left damaged by the thieves, who stole a lawn-mower and hand-tools worth a total of several hundred pounds. (Ref 35/61486/19)
To see details of Policing Summaries for neighbouring areas, please click on the following link and scroll down the page to select areas of interest:
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)