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CRIME REPORTS WEEKLY BULLETIN (NORTH)

27th MARCH 2017


NhW NEWS

My apologies that the Bulletin was not circulated last week due to unforeseen circumstances – but we’re back this week.


CRIME REPORTS (SUPPLIED BY ESSEX POLICE)


OTHER CRIMINAL DAMAGE 42/45106/17

Littlebury, Church Path – Between 19th and 22nd March

HARE COURSERS HAVE DRIVEN A VEHICLE POSSIBLE A BLUE TOYOTA RAV ACROSS THE LAND CAUSING DAMAGE IT THE LAND AND CAUSING RUTS WHILST TRYING TO CHASE HARES.


OTHER BURGLARY 42/44290/17

Newport, Cambridge Road – Between 18th and 20th March

THIEVES HAVE GAINED ENTRY TO THE SCHOOLS CRICKET PAVILION MAIN ENTRANCE DOOR BY USING A JEMMY TO OPEN THE DOOR. ONCE INSIDETHEY HAVE STOLEN SPORTING EQUIPMENT.


OTHER BURGLARY 42/44111/17

Newport, Chalk Farm Lane – Overnight on 19th March

THIEVES HAVE BROKEN INTO THE BUILDING BY RIPPING THE METAL SHEETING FROM THE SIDE OF THE WORKSHOP DOOR. ONCE INSIDE THEY HAVE RANSACKED THE PLACE SMASHING 8 WINDOWS LETTING OFF 8 FIRE EXTINGUISHERS AND HAVE LEFT BEHIND NUMEROUS BALLOONS AND SILVER GAS CANISTERS


CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/44650/17

Newport, Elephant Green – Between 19th and 21st March

A VANDAL HAS KEYED THE VICTIM’S BLUE SUBARU IMPREZA


THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/44627/17

The Sampfords, South View – Between 17th and 21st March

THIEVES HAVE ENTERED THE BUILDING SITE WHICH IS FENCED. THEY HAVE JEMMYED THE BONNET BY USING A CROW BAR TO BEND OPEN THE BONNET TO THE VICTIMS DIGGER ORANGE CASE 580SK THEY HAVE ALSO REMOVED THE BATTERY AND HAVE ATTEMPTED TO SYPHON DIESEL FROM THE VEHICLE. THEY HAVE ALSO CUT THROUGH CABLE WHICH ATTACHES AND HOLDS THE ARM OF THE DIGGER. THEY HAVE THEN GOT ONTO THE ROOF BY USING A LADDER AND HAVE TRIED TO PEAL UP THE CORNER OF THE ROOFING TO REMOVE THE ZINC ROOFING ON ALL CORNERS.


THEFT 42/44166/17

The Sampfords, Walden Road – During the morning of 20th March

A THIEF HAS REMOVED EIGHT BATTERIES FROM TEMPORARY TRAFFIC LIGHTS AT LOCATION


ATTEMPTED OTHER BURGLARY 42/44376/17

Saffron Walden, Debden Road – During the afternoon of 20th March

THIEVES HAVE KNOCKED ON VICTIMS FRONT DOOR AND WHEN NOT ANSWERED HAVE GONE AROUND TO THE REAR DOOR AND TRIED TO OPEN IT. THEY HAVE THEN SMASHED THE GLASS IN A FRENCH DOOR CAUSING IT TO SHATTER BUT STAY INTACT AND THERE ARE ALSO JEMMY MARKS ON THE DOOR. NO ENTRY GAINED AND NO PROPERTY REMOVED


OTHER BURGLARY 42/44608/17

Saffron Walden, The Arches, Hill Street – Early morning on 21st March

A THIEF HAS GAINED ACCESS TO THE PREMISES HAVING FORCED THE DOOR WITH A CROWBAR AND HAS TAKEN £4,000 WORTH OF STOCK


DWELLING BURGLARY 42/45455/17

Saffron Walden, Summerhill Road – During the day on 22nd March

THIEVES HAVE GAINED ENTRY TO THE GARDEN VIA THE REAR GATE. THEY THEN FORCED THE REAR PATIO DOORS POSSIBLY USING A JEMMY AND ONCE INSIDE THEY HAVE THEN CONDUCTED A SEARCH OF THE PROPERTY AND REMOVED THE KEYS TO A GREY LAND ROVER DEFENDER AND THEN REMOVED THE VEHICLE USING THE KEYS


CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO A MOTOR VEHILCE 42/45122/17

Saffron Walden, Radwinter Road – Early hours on 22nd March

VANDALS HAVE CAUSED DAMAGE TO THE VICTIMS BLUE VOLKSWAGEN GOLF BY SCRATCHING THE WORD ‘SCRAP’ ONTO THE ROOF OF THE VEHICLE CAUSING SIGNIFICANT DAMAGE TO THE PAINTWORK


THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/45413/17

Saffron Walden, Radwinter Road – On 22nd March

THIEVES HAVE REMOVED A STIHL CHAIN SAW FROM THE OPEN REAR PICK UP OF THE VICTIMS BLUE NISSAN CAB STAR


OTHER CRIMINAL DAMAGE 42/45558/17

Saffron Walden, Thaxted Road – Afternoon of 22nd March

HARE COURSERS USING 2 UNKNOWN 4 X 4 VEHICLES HAVE CAUSED DAMAGED TO HEDGE AND CROPS WHILST HARE COURSING ON VICTIMS FARM


DWELLING BURGLARY 42/44390/17

Thaxted, Barfield End Green – Between 27th October 2016 and 20th March

THIEVES HAVE ENTERED THE PROPERTY VIA THE CONSERVATORY DOOR AND DAMAGING THE DOOR FRAME AND POPPING THE LOCK. WHEN INSIDE THEY LEVERED OPEN A SECOND DOOR AND HAVE THEN CONDUCTED A MESSY SEARCH IN SEVERAL ROOMS. NOTHING APPEARS TO HAVE BEEN STOLEN.


OTHER CRIMINAL DAMAGE 42/45550/17

Wenden Lofts, Hertford Lane – Between 22nd and 23rd March

HARE COURSERS HAVE DRIVEN OVER THE VICTIMS FIELD DAMAGING CROPS


OTHER BURGLARY 42/44354/17

Wenden Lofts, Hogs Lane – Between 19th and 20th March

A THIEF HAS GAINED ACCESS TO THE VICTIM’S SHED AND TAKEN MACHINERY VALUED AROUND £300


INFORMATION FROM ESSEX POLICE

TERRORIST INCIDENT - WESTMINSTER ON 22.03.2017

Essex Acting Assistant Chief Constable Andy Prophet said:


"On behalf of Essex Police I want to offer the thoughts and prayers of the entire force to members of the public killed, injured or affected by the incident in London today. We of course also join our colleagues in the Metropolitan Police Service in grief for the loss of a serving officer.


“This has been declared a terrorist incident in London and is being investigated by the Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command.


“In Essex tonight, and until further notice, there will be increased visible police patrol including additional armed officers and other specialist resources.


“I urge the public to be alert but not alarmed. Police forces and our partners are doing everything we can to help protect the security of our citizens, public institutions, critical national infrastructure, and businesses and places.


“This is a time for communities in Essex to remain resilient, compassionate and supportive of each other. Should anyone have any concerns or see anything suspicious I would urge them to report it immediately by calling 101 or 999 in an emergency. Or use the Terrorist Hotline 0800 789 321.”


CRIME REPORTS WEEKLY BULLETIN (SOUTH)

27th MARCH 2017


NhW NEWS

My apologies that the Bulletin was not circulated last week due to unforeseen circumstances – but we’re back this week.


CRIME REPORTS (SUPPLIED BY ESSEX POLICE)

THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/43382/17

Birchanger, Dunmow Road – On 18th March

A THIEF HAS REMOVED THE VICTIMS FRONT NUMBER PLATE FROM THEIR VEHICLE A SILVER BMW 3 SERIES


ATTEMPTED THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/45321/17

Birchanger, Dunmow Road – Between 20th and 22nd March

A THIEF HAS ATTEMPTED TO REMOVE ITEMS FROM WITHIN A WHITE MERCEDES HEAVY TRACTOR ARTIC BY MEANS OF CUTTING THE CURTAIN SIDE


OTHER BURGLARY 42/43955/17

Broad Oak and the Hallingburys, The Grove – Between 16th and 19th March

A THIEF HAS GAINED ENTRY TO THE VICTIM'S SHED BY JEMMYING THE DOOR, ONCE INSIDE A SELECTIVE SEARCH HAS BEEN CONDUCTED AND TOOLS REMOVED.


THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/44212/17

Broad Oak and the Hallingburys, Hatfield Forest – During the morning of 20th March

A THIEF HAS STOLEN VICTIMS BLACK LAND ROVER DISCOVERY


THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/45557/17

Broad Oak and the Hallingburys, Old Street Hill – Between 22nd and 23rd March

A THIEF HAS STOLEN THE VICTIMS BLUE NEW HOLLAND T7235PC TRACTOR. NOTHING LEFT AT THE SCENE.


OTHER CRIMINAL DAMAGE 42/44260/17

Felsted, Cock Green Road – Between 19th and 20th March

VANDALS HAVE REMOVED FENCE POSTS AND DAMAGED FENCING TO GAIN ACCESS TO VICTIMS FIELDS AND HAVE RIDDEN MOTORBIKES AROUND THE FIELD CAUSING FURTHER DAMAGE TO CROPS.


OTHER BURGLARY 42/43365/17

Elsenham and Henham, Old Mead Road – Around lunchtime on 18th March

A THIEF GAINED ENTRY TO AN OUTHOUSE AND ONCE INSIDE MESSY SEARCH MADE ITEMS REMOVED FROM WITHIN


OTHER CRIMINAL DAMAGE 42/43514/17

Great Dunmow, Woodlands Park Drive – Between 3rd and 18th March

A VANDAL HAS SLASHED TYRES ON BLACK TOYOTA LAND CRUISER


THEFT FROM A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/45551/17

Great Dunmow, Weavers Close – Between 22nd and 23rd March

A THIEF HAS REMOVED BOTH NUMBER PLATES FROM A WHITE FORD TRANSIT


OTHER BURGLARY 42/45856/17

Stansted, Bury Lodge Lane – Between 22nd and 23rd March

THIEVES HAVE GAINED ENTRY TO SHEDS LOCATED ON THE SITE BY BREAKING OFF THE LOCKS, THEY THEN REMOVED THE CHAIN AND LOCK TO THE ELECTRICITY METERS IN ORDER TO REMOVE THE MONEY WITHIN.


OTHER BURGLARY 42/43334/17

Stansted, Cambridge Road – Between 17th and 18th March

A THIEF GAINED ACCESS VIA A DOOR AT THE REAR OF THE BUILDING, LEAVING SLIGHT TOOL MARKS ON THE DOOR, NO SEARCH CONDUCTED, CASH BOX REMOVED FROM THE CELLAR CONTAINING £700, A CHARITY BOX CONTAINING APPROX £100 AND A BOTTLE OF JAMESONS WHISKEY.


THEFT FROM S MOTOR VEHICLE 42/45534/17

Stebbing, Church End – Between 22nd and 23rd March

THIEVES HAVE REMOVED THE FRONT AND REAR NUMBER PLATES FROM THE VICTIMS WHITE FORD TRANSIT.


CRIMINAL DAMAGE TO A MOTOR VEHICLE 42/43950/17

Takeley and the Canfields, Saffron Way – Between 14th and 19th March

VANDALS HAVE REMOVED THE VICTIM’S WING MIRRORS FROM HIS WHITE NISSAN JUKE, POSSIBLY BY PUNCHING THEM OFF LEAVING BLOOD BEHIND.


INFORMATION FROM ESSEX POLICE

TERRORIST INCIDENT - WESTMINSTER ON 22.03.2017

Essex Acting Assistant Chief Constable Andy Prophet said:


"On behalf of Essex Police I want to offer the thoughts and prayers of the entire force to members of the public killed, injured or affected by the incident in London today. We of course also join our colleagues in the Metropolitan Police Service in grief for the loss of a serving officer.


“This has been declared a terrorist incident in London and is being investigated by the Metropolitan Police Counter Terrorism Command.


“In Essex tonight, and until further notice, there will be increased visible police patrol including additional armed officers and other specialist resources.


“I urge the public to be alert but not alarmed. Police forces and our partners are doing everything we can to help protect the security of our citizens, public institutions, critical national infrastructure, and businesses and places.


“This is a time for communities in Essex to remain resilient, compassionate and supportive of each other. Should anyone have any concerns or see anything suspicious I would urge them to report it immediately by calling 101 or 999 in an emergency. Or use the Terrorist Hotline 0800 789 321.”