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Good Morning, Ramsey District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 24th to 30th January:
Ashbeach Drove, Ramsey St Mary’s – Police received a report of cars repeatedly parking dangerously in the vicinity of a school on Ashbeach Drove, Ramsey St Mary’s, on Friday 24th January. Cars were parked close to junctions and also on pavements, obstructing the way and endangering pedestrians. The incident has been passed to the Local Policing Team for officers to visit and check the situation. (Ref CC-24012020-0165)
Ramsey Forty Foot – Police received a report of hare-coursers seen on land near Ramsey Forty Foot earlier in the day on Sunday 26th January. A Subaru had been spotted with men and dogs in the fields. Police notified Countryside Watch of the incident. (Ref CC-26012020-0179)
High Street, Ramsey – Police arrested a suspect after being called to a public house on Ramsey High Street on Sunday evening, 26th January, where a male had smashed the glass in a door window after being removed from the premises because of his behaviour towards other customers and staff. He was initially taken to hospital for treatment and assessment, and investigations are continuing. (Ref 35/6593/20)
High Street / School Lane, Ramsey – Police received several calls reporting a large amount of mud deposited on the road through Ramsey from a lorry with an insecure tail-gate, on Tuesday afternoon, 28th January. The mud was reportedly several inches deep, and when officers arrived they found that in places it was thick enough to take the bumper off a car. Police contacted the company involved and they undertook to send road cleaning equipment out to clear up the hazard. (Ref CC-28012020-0207)
Herne Road, Pondersbridge - Police were called to an incident on Herne Road, Pondersbridge, on Wednesday evening, 29th January, where a car had left the road and crashed into a ditch, ending up on its side. One person was reported to be slightly hurt but was able to arrange for their own recovery and no further police involvement was required. (Ref CC-29012020-0452)
Great Whyte – Police responded to a report of cars parked illegally on double yellow lines near the junction of Great Whyte and Ramsey High Street, causing an obstruction and affecting visibility, on Thursday afternoon, 30th January. Several vehicles were issued with Fixed Penalty Notices. (Ref CC-30012020-0192)
Stocking Fen Road – On Thursday evening, 30th January, police received a report of a counterfeit £50 Scottish banknote having been passed at a shop on Stocking Fen Road earlier in the week. CCTV footage showing the three youths involved has been passed to the police. (Ref CC-30012020-0447)
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 – 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)