Duston Parish Council

Connecting the Community

Bloom 2020

Clerk: Mr Justin Gleich
Duston Community Centre
Pendle Road, Duston
Northamptonshire NN5 6DT

Tel: 01604 583626

Tags: Crime

Burglary Dwelling Bants Lane Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary between the times stated below on Bants Lane, Northampton. Whereby unknown persons have forced entry to a patio door and conducted an untidy search of the property taking items from within.

This happened between Monday 6th July 2020 at 0930hrs and Monday 6th July 2020 at 1759hrs.

Did you witness anything?

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

Posted: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 09:02 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police, Safety

Neighbourhood Watch July Newsletter

Please find the latest newsletter from Neighbourhood Watch

Posted: Wed, 08 Jul 2020 07:27 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police, Safety

Hanging Basket Thefts

We have been alerted to a series of thefts of hanging baskets, pots and other items from the front gardens of various addresses in Duston, including Harefoot Close and Firsview Drive.

Please be aware of this activity and report anything suspicious in any of the following ways;

In an emergency, when there is a crime in progress or a life at risk, always call 999.

To report a crime or incident, provide... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:56 by Parish Office

Tags: Crime, Doorstep Crime, Police

Bike Marking Event

Bike Marking Event

Bike Marking Event - Abington Park - 11 July 2020

PCSO's Mark Foster and Dan Freeman will be holding 'Bike Marking' event at The Bandstand, Abington Park, Northampton on Saturday 11 July from 10 am till 12 noon.

Please bring along your pedal cycle if you would like it marking, or simply come and meet your local officers.

All events will be subject to appropriate social distancing regulations to maintain... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jun 2020 15:10 by Parish Office

Tags: Crime, Police

Preventing Doorstep Crime

Preventing Doorstep Crime

Northamptonshire Police have sent this leaflet to help prevent doorstep crime. Please take the time to have a look at the attachment.

Following recent reports of rouge traders / cold callers, our crime prevention team have shared the attached document which I thought you would find useful.

Always remember: "If you're not sure, don't open the door".

How to report incidents:

* Call 101 for non emergency... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 12:44 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police, Safety

Burglary To A Dwelling on Harlestone Road Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary to a dwelling on Harlestone Road, Duston, Northampton. Between stated times, an unknown offender has gained access to the property by unknown means. The offender has come across the homeowner and ran out of the property. Various items have been stolen from within.

This happened on Wednesday 24th June 2020 between 11:51 and 12:01... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 07:31 by Parish Office

Tags: Burglary, Crime, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Northants Police, Safety

Cold Callers and Door Step Crime - FREE STICKER AVAILABLE

Northamptonshire Police is urging the public to beware of rogue traders, following recent incidents involving bogus offers of driveway and gutter cleaning services.

In each of the incidents, elderly people were targeted by men who were out door knocking and forcefully trying to persuade the residents to have the work done.

The men were believed to have Irish accents and were driving vans with Irish number... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 02 Jun 2020 09:01 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Crime, Doorstep Crime, Duston, Neighbourhood alert