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Tags: Crime

Opportunistic Thefts from Vehicles

Opportunistic Thefts from Vehicles

Northamptonshire Police have seen an increase in reports of items being stolen from vehicles.

Residents report being certain that they locked their vehicle on last contact but there are no signs of a forced entry. If your vehicle is searched and items are stolen and / or just moved around in the vehicle, please be sure to report this directly to us.

We would also ask that residents who have CCTV / ring... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 09:29 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Update - Motorcycle Nuisance In Duston and Upton

Update - Motorcycle Nuisance In Duston and Upton

The Northampton Neighbourhood Policing Team have continued to patrol the Duston and Upton area on motorcycles in response to an increase in motorcycle nuisance. Three riders were stopped and dealt with yesterday, patrols will continue.

There are particular issues on the land between the A4500 and Sandy Lane behind the New Duston estate. This is private land and motorcycles are not permitted. Users of... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 05 Aug 2019 13:50 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Garages Sheds and Outbuildings Broken Into

Garages Sheds and Outbuildings Broken Into

There have been a increase in garage breaks and a shed breaks over the last couple of days

Are strong locks fitted to all entrances? Use substantial padlocks to secure stored expensive tools and equipment

Are door hinges exposed or heavy duty? Use heavy duty hinge bolts to make it more difficult to enter

Are all windows secure and have an obscured view from inside? Obscuring the view stops burglars from... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 08:55 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Criminals Targeting People With Universal Credit Scam

Criminals Targeting People With Universal Credit Scam

Action Fraud has received 63 reports about a scam in which fraudsters target people with offers of "low cost" loans or "free" government grants. What the victims aren't told is that the money they'll receive is actually an advance payment for Universal Credit. The criminals use the personal information they've obtain under false pretences to make an application in the victim's name. After the fraudsters... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Aug 2019 08:54 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Young Drivers and Gangs

Young Drivers and Gangs

OPFCC Youth Commission

Young people in Northamptonshire are being invited to join in the Big Conversation and tell the Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner's Youth Commission what they think about two key issues – gangs and young drivers.

Throughout the summer, the Youth Commission will be visiting community events and busy locations to meet as many young people aged 14-19 as possible and them to... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 27 Jul 2019 10:08 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Drivers Targeted With Fake Fines

Drivers Targeted With Fake Fines

What you need to know

Action Fraud have received an increase in reports and intelligence where elderly victims are being targeted by individuals purporting to be police officers or traffic wardens. The victims are being approached whilst parked in a car park and are told by the suspect that they have parked illegally or broken a speed limit and a photo has been taken of their car for 'evidence'.

Victims... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 03 Jul 2019 14:56 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Courier Fraud, Bogus Police and Bank Officials Alert

Courier Fraud, Bogus Police and Bank Officials Alert

What you need to know


Individuals have been receiving phone calls from people claiming to be a police officer or banking official

The suspect will say either:

  • There has been fraudulent activity at the victim's bank and the staff at the bank are involved, the victim is then asked to withdraw money to either keep it safe or assist the police with their investigation
  • A business such as a jewellers or currency... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 06 Jun 2019 10:29 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Watch out for these FAKE TalkTalk emails about a refund

Watch out for these FAKE TalkTalk emails about a refund

Action Fraud has received over 100 reports this week about fake emails purporting to be from TalkTalk. The emails state that the recipient's TalkTalk account is in credit and that they're owed a refund. The links in the emails lead to malicious websites.

Don't click on the links or attachments in suspicious emails, and never respond to messages that ask for your personal or financial details.

Posted: Fri, 24 May 2019 15:37 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Non-Emergency Police Callers To Be Offered Call Back Option

Non-Emergency Police Callers To Be Offered Call Back Option

Northamptonshire Police has pledged to offer non-emergency callers a call back option in a bid to manage call wait times.

The pledge sets out an aim to answer 101 calls within 60 seconds and prioritise them according to the level of threat, harm and risk.

Once the assessment is done and the call put into the appropriate category, the caller may be offered a call back option, after a set time has lapsed,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 09:15 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Your Chance To Chat To Commissioner And Assistant Chief Constable

Your Chance To Chat To Commissioner And Assistant Chief Constable

Northamptonshire Police Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold and Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly are setting up their stall in Northampton to meet local people and hear what they have to say about policing in the county.

On Friday April 12, Stephen and Simon will be in the upper mall of the Grosvenor Centre (near the lifts), Northampton, between 11.30am and 1.30pm. Everyone is invited to... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 05 Apr 2019 14:13 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police