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: Neighbourhood Alert

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?

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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

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

Scam Warning - Amazon Gift Cards

Detectives in Northamptonshire are warning the public about a new scam where victims are tricked into buying Amazon gift cards.

Over the past few weeks, a number of incidents have occurred across the county where victims, often the elderly, are targeted by scammers who then go on to steal thousands of pounds from them.

One incident in Corby involved a man targeted on Facebook by someone pretending to... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 09:59 by Parish Office

Tags: Amazon, Community, Covid-19, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Police, Scam, 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

Get Safe Online Advice

Get Safe Online Advice

Email has always been the fraudsters' favourite way to scam you. During the Coronavirus pandemic it's become even worse. Read our expert tips on how to spot and deal with a phishing email.

To see more about online safety during this uncertain time visit www.getsafeonline.org/safeemail or take a look at our new online leaflet attached.

Stay well and stay safe online,
The Get Safe Online Team

Attachments... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 11:55 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Internet, Neighbourhood Alert, Online Safety

Burglary Dwelling Marseilles Close Duston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary on Marseilles Close, Duston, Northampton whereby persons unknown have forced entry to the front door of the property. Once inside they have conducted an untidy search and taken items from within.

This happened between Saturday 18th April 2020 at 2200hrs and Sunday 19th April 2020 at 0900hrs.

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Posted: Tue, 21 Apr 2020 11:19 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Police, safety

Burglary To A Dwellng on Lennox Walk Ryehill Northampton

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary to a dwelling on Lennox Walk, Ryehill, Northampton. Whereby an unknown offender has gained access to the property through a front window, causing no damage. Items were taken from within.


This happened between Wednesday 8th April 2020 and Thursday 9th April 2020 between 22:01 and 07:00hrs.

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Posted: Wed, 15 Apr 2020 09:17 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Police, safety

Staying Safe Online During Covid 19

You, Coronavirus and staying safe online

We all have enough to be concerned about from the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. That's why our online experts have put together some top tips about how to protect yourself, your loved ones, finances and devices from the scams that are currently circulating. As well as advice about keeping yourself and your organisation protected whilst working from home.

To... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 30 Mar 2020 09:55 by Parish Office

Tags: Covid-19, Internet, Neighbourhood Alert, Online Safety