Author: Parish Office

Police, Fire and Crime Plan Consultation

It is the responsibility of the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner to set out his priorities for keeping our communities safe in the years ahead.

PFCC Stephen Mold is carrying out a consultation on the Plan that will deliver his vision of 'Working with communities to make Northamptonshire safer.'

The draft Police Fire and Crime Plan for 2021 – 2026 sets out Stephen's priorities for creating a safer... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 20 Oct 2021 10:16 by Parish Office

Tags: PFCC

Crime prevention advice for darker nights

Crime prevention advice for darker nights

As the nights draw in and winter approaches, Police would like to remind the public that burglars love it when the clocks go back and to encourage them to make their homes as hard a target as possible to hit.

With many people looking forward to the extra hour in bed on Sunday 31 October 2021, burglars are looking forward to the cover of darkness winter brings, as this darkness helps them to commit their... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Oct 2021 13:51 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Covid Pass Fraud

Covid Pass Fraud

We have been advised by our partners that over recent months, cross-sector agencies have detected a significant increase in scams relating to the COVID Pass to steal money, financial details and personal information.

Please remember:

The NHS App is FREE

The NHS COVID PASS is FREE

The NHS will NEVER ask for payment or any financial details.

The NHS covid pass is available to demonstrate your Covid-19 Status... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 13:05 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19

Attempt burglary on Timken Way North, Duston, Northampton.

Attempt burglary on Timken Way North, Duston, Northampton.

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

Attempt burglary on Timken Way North, Northampton, whereby unknown offender has tried to gain access to victims house by tampering with the lock. No entry was gained.

This occurred between Sunday 19th September 2021 and Monday 20th September 2021

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 13:02 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Suspicious circumstances around Park Lane, Duston, Northampton

Burglary

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

Whereby an unknown group of 4/5 males have been seen acting suspiciously around the area of Park Lane and Bretton Close on Saturday night. They appeared to be ducking whenever a car would drive past and were looking to see if houses had CCTV. All males were wearing dark clothing and masks.

This occurred between Saturday 18th September 2021... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 21 Sep 2021 12:58 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Month of Action

Local News Northamptonshire Police

Month of action tackling top anti-social behaviour issues across Northamptonshire

With tackling anti-social behaviour (ASB) a matter of priority for Northamptonshire Police, the Force is spending September focussing on the top issues across the county, including work to seize and destroy vehicles being ridden or driven dangerously and illegally.

As part of the Force's approach to resolving ASB and improving... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 20 Sep 2021 10:48 by Parish Office

Tags: Northamptonshire police

Home Fire Safety Advice

Home Fire Safety Advice

We work very closely with Northants Fire service and we hope that you find the following information in this Alert useful in making your home safer as we head into the colder weather.

They offer a Home Fire Safety Visit service, here are some bullet point examples on when a referral to the fire service should be considered:

Concerns around lack of or no working smoke alarms

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 18:45 by Parish Office

Tags: Home Fire Safety, Northants Fire, Safety Check

The search is on for UK'S BEST NEIGHBOUR!

Good News!

People across the UK are being invited to take part in our annual hunt for the UK's 'Neighbour of the Year' – a nationwide search undertaken in partnership by Co-op Insurance and Neighbourhood Watch.

Now in its fourth year, 2021 sees the introduction of a new category: Community of the Year. This award will celebrate the nation's most outstanding community (could be a street, a sports club, a... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Sep 2021 13:00 by Parish Office

Tags: Good News, Neighbourhood Watch, UK Best Neighbour

Reports of Distraction Burglary

Reports of Distraction Burglary

We have had reports that there are people going door to door selling cloths and other sundry items, and some have claimed that this is on behalf of Neighbourhood Watch.

Neighbourhood Watch in Northants do not do this and do not support any organisations doing this on our behalf.

This is a tactic often used in Distraction Burglary. and we have reports of these people also gaining access to the property.... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Sep 2021 11:02 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police

Burglary to St Luke's Church, Main Road, Duston, Northampton

Burglary to St Luke's Church, Main Road, Duston, Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

Burglary to St Luke's Church, Main Road, Duston. Between stated times unknown person(s) using unknown means have forced entry to the church. Nothing has been moved or taken. Nothing seen or heard.

Occurred between: 17:00 on 07/09/21 and 12:00 on 08/09/21

Call 101 and reference: 21000522014

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s)... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 09 Sep 2021 12:46 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood Watch, Northamptonshire Police