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Good Afternoon, Ramsey District Members –
Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 2nd to 8th October:
Ugg Mere Court Road, Ramsey Heights – Police received a report of hare coursers with dogs and a silver off-road vehicle seen on land off Ugg Mere Court Road on Friday evening, 2nd October. They had last been seen heading towards Ramsey St Mary’s, but although a police patrol searched the area, no trace of the vehicle could be found. (Ref CC-02102020-0386)
Canberra Court, Ramsey – There was an attempted burglary at a house on Canberra Court in the early hours of Monday 5th October. The occupants heard the sound of breaking glass from downstairs and called the police. When officers arrived they found that a pane of glass in the back door had been smashed, but the house had not been entered. Investigations are continuing. (Ref 35/67637/20)
Gated Court, Station Road, Ramsey – A woman’s mountain bike was stolen from where it had been left leaning up against the wall of a house in a gated court off Station Road, Ramsey, on Wednesday evening, 7th October. It is possible that the automatic gate at the entrance to the court may have been left open for a time, and the bike may have been taken between 7:30pm and 9:00pm. (Ref 35/68425/20)
High Street, Ramsey – There was an attempted burglary at a shop on Ramsey High Street at some time overnight on Wednesday 7th / Thursday 8th October. Staff arrived on Thursday morning to find that there were marks on the door showing where someone had tried to force it open, but fortunately it had remained secure. (Ref 35/68510/20)
Stocking Fen Road, Ramsey – There was a break-in at a community building on Stocking Fen Road at some time overnight on Wednesday 7th / Thursday 8th October. Workmen discovered a forced window when they arrived on Thursday morning, and there are signs that someone entered the building and carried out a search, but at the moment it is not thought that anything was taken. (Ref 35/68511/20)
The Avenue, Ramsey – A three-wheeled motor vehicle was stolen from the driveway of its owner’s house on The Avenue at some time overnight on Wednesday 7th / Thursday 8th October. (Ref 35/68540/20)
An Item Of Local News:
A man and a teenage boy who conspired to commit a string of burglaries across the County, including at Ramsey, St Ives, Chatteris, Haddenham, Longstanton, Willingham, Girton, Kimbolton and Stapleford, were sentenced at Cambridge Crown Court on Friday 2nd October. Luke Wall, aged 29, was jailed for four years and 105 days; the teenager, a fifteen-year-old from Essex, was given an 18-month Youth Rehabilitation Order.
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)