Detectives investigating the murder of a 28-year-old man in Northampton on Thursday evening (October 4) have made three arrests in connection with his death.
A 23 year-old man from Northampton has been arrested on suspicion of murder and a 22 year-old man from Northampton has been arrested on suspicion of assisting an offender. Both are currently in police custody.
A 25-year-old woman, also from Northampton,... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Oct 2018 19:16 by Parish Administrator
The police have released details of the murder in Upton.
Detectives investigating the murder of a man in Webb Drive, have been working around the clock to bring the people responsible for his death to justice. For more details visit YouTube bit.ly/2ygKVkF and view Chief Superintendent Chris Hillery's statement.
Details can also be found on the BBC News website
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-northamptonshire-45756335... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 15:56 by Parish Administrator
In response to last nights incident local PCSO's Lee Shelton and Becky Evans will be holding an open door police surgery in the Elgar Centre between 18:30-21:00 for local residents.
We would like to remind people of the message from Chief Superintendent Chris Hillery: "This is a very fast-moving investigation and we are following several significant lines of enquiry with a team of experienced detectives... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 13:00 by Parish Administrator
As people will have heard on the news this morning there was an incident in Upon yesterday evening and as a results a man died and the police have launched a murder investigation. The police request for information is copied below and this is all the details we have on this at the moment.
Murder investigation launched in
October 4, 2018
Detectives are appealing for the public's help following... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Oct 2018 09:26 by Parish Administrator
Become an equality ally to celebrate diversity
Celebrate Northampton's diversity this Hate Crime Awareness Week (13 to 20 October) by signing up to become an equality ally.
The equality ally scheme is being launched at the Guildhall by Northampton Borough Council and partners on Tuesday, 16 October. The scheme aims to promote equality for everyone, uniting our communities and creating a culture of acceptance... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 27 Sep 2018 11:06 by Parish Administrator
We've seen a sharp increase in reports about fake TV Licensing emails claiming to offer refunds. The emails state that the refund cannot be processed due to "invalid account details". The links provided in the emails lead to phishing websites designed to steal personal and financial details.
Always question unsolicited requests for your personal or financial information in case it's a scam. Never automatically... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 22 Sep 2018 09:09 by Parish Administrator
September 20, 2018
Witnesses are sought following an incident on a canal towpath in Northampton.
A 13-year-old girl was walking with friends along the towpath between Sixfields and Briar Hill when they passed a man who stopped them and accused the girl of stealing his money.
The man then searched the girl by looking through her jacket and the back pocket of her jeans, touching her inappropriately in the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 20 Sep 2018 09:20 by Parish Administrator
Anti-social behaviour and low level crime affects people's life on a daily basis. Acts such as vandalism, damage to someone's property, noise, drunkenness, low level theft, or harassment can have a real impact on individuals, businesses and whole communities.
In low level cases where the offender admits the offence, and with the agreement of the victim, the victim can work with the police to choose... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Sep 2018 13:38 by Parish Administrator
When the longer winter nights arrive, take a fresh look at your home security and remind yourself of how to stay as safe as possible when out and about.
- Keep front and back doors locked at all times and keep keys and valuables out of sight and reach from cat flaps, letterboxes, and downstairs doors and windows
- If you're out in the evening make sure you leave a light on and draw the curtains. If... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 15 Sep 2018 13:34 by Parish Administrator
We have been alerted to incidents where stones are being thrown at moving vehicles.
This is clearly a very dangerous act and apart from causing expensive damage to the vehicle, It can cause an accident and endanger road users and pedestrians.
If you know of anyone that could be taking part in this, please contact the Police. Perhaps consider speaking to the young persons and make them aware of the dangers... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 11 Sep 2018 10:47 by Parish Administrator