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Farmers and landowners are being invited to two free barn events to learn more about and discuss how to protect themselves from rural crime

The events, in Cold Ashby and in Wellingborough, follow two successful sessions held in January, and are open to anyone interested in learning more about crime and crime prevention that is specific to rural areas.

The evening events will give the opportunity to discuss rural crime issues police officers and local authority colleagues. There will also be exhibitors offering specialist crime prevention... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:24 by Deborah Rush

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Seatbelts Are The Difference Between Life And Death

Seatbelts Are The Difference Between Life And Death

Police officers in Northamptonshire are warning the public that the difference between life and death in a road traffic collision can often be down to whether you are wearing a seatbelt or not.

A two-week-long operation starting on Monday, March 11, will target people who fail to wear their seatbelts while on the roads. Those found to not be wearing one will face further action.

Over the course of the... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Mar 2019 09:24 by Deborah Rush

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Courier Fraud

Courier Fraud

A number of Northamptonshire residents have recently received scam calls from persons pretending to be Police Officers from the Metropolitan Police. To substantiate this claim, the caller might be able to confirm some easily obtainable basic details about the victim such as their full name and address. They may also offer a telephone number for the victim to call to check that they are genuine; this... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 10:05 by Deborah Rush

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Courier Fraud

Courier Fraud

A number of Northamptonshire residents have recently received scam calls from persons pretending to be Police Officers from the Metropolitan Police. To substantiate this claim, the caller might be able to confirm some easily obtainable basic details about the victim such as their full name and address. They may also offer a telephone number for the victim to call to check that they are genuine; this... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Mar 2019 10:05 by Deborah Rush

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Momo Challenge - Info And Advice For Parents

Momo Challenge - Info And Advice For Parents

The Momo challenge is the latest in a series of online challenges that emerge and cause enormous concern. Sometimes the challenges are more myth than reality but that doesn't reduce the worry.

What is the Momo Challenge?

The Momo character — the disfigured face attached to a bird's body — was, in fact, a prop named 'Mother Bird' made in Japan three years ago for an art exhibition. Its sinister... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 28 Feb 2019 15:03 by Deborah Rush

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Please tell us your views on future Police and Fire Priorities for Northamptonshire

Please tell us your views on future Police and Fire Priorities for Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is updating his Police and Crime Plan and launching a new Fire & Rescue Plan – his first since taking responsibility for Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service in January 2019.

In both plans, Stephen has outlined his priorities for actions that will help create a safer county, along with the activities that will help to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 10:06 by Deborah Rush

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Burglary Non Dwelling - Grendon

Burglary Non Dwelling - Grendon

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary non dwelling on Chequers Lane, Grendon. An insecure shed has been entered and items have been stolen from within. This took place between 09:30hrs & 14:30hrs on the 8th of February.

Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 09:51 by Deborah Rush

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Local resident publishes history book

Local resident Richard Blacklee will be signing books at the Museum on Saturday January 19th 11am to 3pm. £8.99.

https://mailchi.mp/2ae53ba56bfd/wellingborough-museum-newsletter-no84-may-740497

Posted: Tue, 15 Jan 2019 12:39 by Deborah Rush

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Hm Revenue And Customs Alert

Hm Revenue And Customs Alert

HM Revenue and Customs Alert

What you need to know
Action Fraud has experienced an increase in the reporting of malicious calls, voicemails, text messages or emails to members of the public purporting to be from HMRC.

The fraudsters state that as a result of their non-payment of tax or other duty, the victim is liable to prosecution or other legal proceedings such as repossession of belongings to settle... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 08 Jan 2019 12:12 by Deborah Rush

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Crime and Policing Update for Wollaston - Grendon

Crime and Policing Update for Wollaston - Grendon

Incidents of note between Friday 30 November and Saturday 1 December.

Between 22.00hrs on Friday 30 November and 08.00hrs on Saturday 1 December a garden shed on Main Road, Grendon was broken into and property taken from within.

If you have any information about any of these events, please contact the police on 101 or 999 if a crime is in progress.

Alternatively, please call the independent charity Crimestoppers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 05 Dec 2018 14:38 by Deborah Rush

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