Sudden Increase in Burglaries in Ferndown and West Parley

Police in Dorset are warning residents of a sudden increase in daylight robberies, especially in Ferndown and West Parley, with five properties being targeted within the last few weeks. Ferndown and West Parley Neighbourhood Policing Team ask residents to be watchful and to report any suspicious activity. Being a victim of a burglary can be […]

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Glastonbury increase festival security

Following the recent tragic events in London and Manchester, Glastonbury 2017 has massively increased their security. Festival goers will notice a few major changes, including thorough security checks and the placement of shuttle buses to help those affected to cope with large crowds. For security reasons, festival goers will all be subjected to multiple searches […]

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Woman discovers burglar in her Cumbernauld home

A woman discovered a burglar, dressed in all black, in her bedroom at 4.30am while she was sleeping.  After the burglar fled from the property the victim noticed several of her belongings had been stolen, including her mobile phone from her bedside table. Upon closer inspection, it was brought to light that the burglar had […]

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Aggravated burglary in Carlisle

A group of three men and one woman have been arrested following an aggravated burglary in Carlisle in which a man suffered a serious head injury. Police were called subsequent to reports of a window being smashed at the property in Carlisle. Transgressors continued to force entry into the property and a male offender used […]

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“Can You Hear Me?” Telephone Call Scams and Security

Telephone scams are an old tactic fraudsters have been using to deceive people into providing personal and financial information. It is crucial to have security in mind whilst talking to strangers over the phone, particularly when taking cold calls. Never disclose the following details: Any passwords or online banking codes Your four digit card PIN […]

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Burglars break into garage in Winchester

Police in Hampshire are urging residents in Winchester to secure their bikes and review their garage security after a spike in bike theft. Warnings were issued following incidents where burglars broke into garages where bikes were being stored. This highlights the importance of adequate garage security, as often the garage is used to store a […]

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Vehicle Thefts in Bridgend

Surfers and sea lovers targeted by vehicle thefts in Bridgend Residents in Bridgend are urged to evaluate the security of their vehicles following a series of thefts where valuables were stolen from cars as surfers and sea lovers headed into the water. It has become apparent that there are elevated levels of crime in areas […]

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Car Break-in near Dorchester

Dorset Police have initiated an investigation following a car break-in near Dorchester. A thief proceeded to steal several items including a handbag, phone and keys having successfully broken into the car parked near Hardy’s Monument near Dorchester. Owning a vehicle always presents the risk of it being broken into or stolen, regardless of age, make […]

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Thief in Bournemouth Walks out With Till

The importance of commercial security has been highlighted following the conviction of a thief who walked out of Waterstones bookstore in Bournemouth town centre with a till under his arm. The same person had also attempted a similar theft at Lloyds Pharmacy in Boscombe, where the defendant stole an unoccupied till. Businesses are often vulnerable […]

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Investigation Following Aggravated Burglary in Poole

Dorset Police have opened an investigation following an aggravated burglary in Poole. A Family became the victim of a frightening armed raid at their home on busy high street, Ashley Road, in Poole. The occupants, including young children, were threatened by a trio of masked burglars armed with a variety of tools. The burglars left […]

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