Tags: Neighbourhood Watch
There has been an increase in the number of burglaries in Northampton recently, the majority in evenings/night time.
Lock windows and doors, use a timer for lights switches. Keep curtains drawn with light on inside the premises.
CCTV helps the police catch and detain those responsible.
Look out for suspicious activity, such as vehicles with multiple occupants, parked up or just driving around slowly,... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 28 Jan 2021 10:27 by Sally Willis
We have an updated list of ways to contact the Police depending on what you need to contact them for. Please see attached document for more information
Posted: Tue, 17 Mar 2020 12:32 by Sally Willis
Has anyone seen someone tampering with, or over interested in, the gate that allows vehicles in to cut the grass on the Rec?
Damage was caused to the locks on the gated entrance to the recreation ground on the High Street, Hardingstone (behind Church) between 04th and the 12th September.
This has happened twice between the dates stated.
If anyone can help in with enquiries then please call... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 19 Sep 2019 09:49 by Sally Willis
Northamptonshire Police are warning people once again of scammers contacting elderly & vulnerable victims claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) that trick people into paying bogus debts and taxes using gift cards.
The fraudsters are asking victims to purchase gift cards as payment. There are a variety of methods being used including calls, texts and voicemails. Thieves just need the... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:46 by Sally Willis
There have been intruders in several gardens of the low even numbers in Martins Lane. To date we know of one chain saw stolen from a shed at the bottom of a garden. There has been garden hopping and maybe the school field may have been one means of access or the mound.Please check your out building and report theft or interference to Police on 101. Police always advise not to leave any items of value... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 03 Jan 2019 10:11 by Sally Willis
POLICE have issued the following reports of crimes in Hardingstone.
Late August- Heritage Farm Close
3rd August - Bouverie Road
8th August - Ansell Way
20th August – Ansell Way
A 16-year-old boy, who cannot be named for legal reasons, has been charged with attempted robbery and being in possession of an offensive weapon following an incident in Heritage Farm Close,... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 18 Sep 2018 11:02 by Sally Willis
National Neighbourhood Watch have have issued new useful information. Use the link below, and to read about how you can protect yourself and others from criminal activity. There are many sub-sections to browse. Each section is colour coded.
• Domestic Abuse – which we know affects all communities
• Serious Violence – particularly knife crime
• Vulnerability and loneliness –... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 19 Jun 2018 14:09 by Sally Willis
Have you seen a Red BMW that failed to stop following a serious collision at the junction of Martins Lane & Hardingstone Lane. Monday 12th March 9.50pm.
It will have a broken headlight and silver trim missing from the front.
Police want to know the whereabouts of that car.
Contact Police on 101.
Please refer to Incident number 623 on 12th March.
You can remain anonymous ..
phone crimestoppers 0800 555... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 15 Mar 2018 10:14 by Sally Willis
In the last 10 days of February there have been 5 different thefts from motor vehicles in Delapre and Briar Hill areas, a theft of a motor bike and interference to one vehicle. (There may be more we haven't heard of).
Leave absolutely nothing on show in your vehicle. Even an empty shopping bag or a jacket might tempt a thief to break in to a vehicle on the off-chance of something worth stealing.
If you... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 06 Mar 2018 10:20 by Sally Willis
Take Five To Stop Fraud Week is part of the national campaign from Financial Fraud Action UK and the Government, backed by the banking industry coming together to tackle fraud.
The advice being issued this week is really simple but it can stop you becoming a victim of fraud.
- A genuine bank or organisation will never contact you out of the blue to ask for your PIN, full password or to move money to another... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 11:05 by Sally Willis