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: Drugs

Be Aware of Cuckooing!

Be Aware of Cuckooing!

Cuckooing is:

A type of crime where a drug dealer befriends an individual who lives on his or her own. The drug dealer then moves in, takes over the property, and turns it into a drugs den.

Victims are often lonely, isolated and vulnerable and maybe drug users themselves.

Signs to look out for:

Increased visitors to an address.
Evidence of drug use in public areas.
Secure doors wedged open.

Contact the Police... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 29 Jul 2020 10:40 by Parish Office

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

Cannabis Factories

Police attended a report of a suspected cannabis grow at an address within the Semlong area on the 8th July 2020. As a result of this, a male occupant left the address and proceeded to walk along the roof lines in a bid to escape officers. He was detained nearby and a cannabis grow located at the property

Have you got people coming and going from your neighbour's address?
Have you seen strangers coming... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 13 Jul 2020 09:00 by Parish Office

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