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: Police

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

Neighbourhood Alert -Youth Commission

Young people with a desire to influence policing, fire and criminal justice in the county are encouraged to apply to the Northamptonshire Youth Commission – part of the Office of the Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner.

The OPFCC's first Youth Commission was launched in Summer 2019. The inaugural 20 members, all aged between 14 and 19, planned a variety of events to involve other... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 01 Jul 2020 15:43 by Parish Office

Tags: Police, Youth

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

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

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.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see... Read More »

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.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any... Read More »

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

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

Keeping Our Children Safe Online

Keeping Our Children Safe Online

With schools now closed concern is being raised about online safety and young people as they will have extra time to surf the internet

If you need any further information please visit

https://www.northamptonshire.gov.uk/councilservices/children-families-education/help-and-protection-for-children/Pages/online-safety.aspx

or

Feel free to contact us for more information or support on onlinesafety@northamptonshire.gov.uk... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 14:06 by Parish Office

Tags: Children, News, Online Safety, Police

Burglary To A Dwelling on Ryeland Road Duston

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary to a dwelling on Ryeland Road, Duston, Northampton. Whereby an unknown offender has gained access to the property by smashing the glass panel of the front door with a rock, keys stolen from within and offender has made off with IP's vehicle.

This happened between Sunday 22nd March 2020 between 03:48 and 04:35.

Did you witness... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 23 Mar 2020 08:49 by Parish Office

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

Coronavirus-How Hackers Are Preying on Fears of Covid-19

Security experts say a spike in email scams linked to coronavirus is the worst they have seen in years.

Cyber-criminals are targeting individuals as well as industries, including aerospace, transport, manufacturing, hospitality, healthcare and insurance.
Phishing emails written in English, French, Italian, Japanese, and Turkish languages have been found.
The BBC has tracked five of the campaigns.

Please... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 18 Mar 2020 09:44 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Police

Northampton Neighbourhoods Policing Team

This week, Northampton Neighbourhoods Policing Team will be holding events at the following locations;

18 Mar – Mobile Police Station, Far Cotton Recreation Ground (1.00 to 3.00pm)

18 Mar – Cuppa with a Copper, Costa Coffee, Sixfields Retail Park, N'pton (1.30 to 3.00pm)

18 Mar – Mobile Police Station/Cycle Making Event, Coronation Court, Briar Hill (3.00 to 5.00pm)

18 Mar – Community... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 16 Mar 2020 12:21 by Parish Office

Tags: Community, Neighbourhood Alert, News, Police