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Good Evening, Ramsey District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 3rd to 9th January:
Field Road, Ramsey – The lounge window of a house on Field Road, Ramsey, was damaged at some time between Thursday 19th December and Saturday 4th January, whilst the owners were away. They returned home to discover that the outer pane of the double glazed unit was shattered and there was a small hole in the inner pane. Fortunately no other damage was discovered and the house had not been broken in to. (Ref 35/843/20)
Newtown Road – There was an attempted break-in at a shop on Newtown Road, Ramsey, at some time overnight on Saturday 4th / Sunday 5th January. CCTV recorded pictures of two suspects trying to force the doors of the shop open. Fortunately they were unsuccessful and no entry was gained, but the doors and locks were left damaged. (Ref 35/1057/20)
Holme Road, Ramsey St Mary’s – Thieves moved a livestock trailer to steal agricultural tools that had been left behind it, at a small-holding on Holme Road, Ramsey St Mary’s, shortly after midnight early on Sunday morning, 5th January. (Ref 35/1801/20)
Hollow Road, Ramsey Forty Foot – Police are investigating a break-in and burglary at a house on Hollow Road, Ramsey Forty Foot, that happened on Tuesday afternoon, 7th September, whilst the owners were absent. Intruders entered by forcing a door in the conservatory at the back of the house, then carried out an untidy search before leaving, having stolen pieces of jewellery and other items. Police have made enquiries at neighbouring houses and are looking at CCTV footage which shows the suspects arriving and departing in a white VW car. (Ref 35/1708/20)
Forty Foot bank, Ramsey Forty Foot – A second burglary on Tuesday afternoon, 7th January, happened at an isolated house on Forty Foot Bank, Ramsey Forty Foot. Four or five suspects who arrived in a white VW car entered the house but fled back to their car and drove off when they were disturbed. Investigations are continuing. (Ref 35/1800/20)
Stocking Fen Road, Ramsey – Police stopped a suspicious van that tried to drive off on Stocking Fen Road, Ramsey, shortly after midnight early on Wednesday morning, 8th January. A search of the van revealed a small paper wrap containing some brown powder, as well as suspicious tools and bladed objects. One person was arrested for possession of Class A drugs and also for going equipped to commit crime. (Refs 35/1779/20 and 35/1780/20)
High Lode Industrial Estate – Police responded to a report of a suspicious van and two persons with torches seen parked behind business units on High Lode Industrial Estate on Wednesday evening, 8th January. The van left before officers arrived, but its registration number had been noted down so police were able to check details of its registered owners. (Ref CC-08012020-0362)
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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 – www.cambs.police.uk/report ;
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)