|Will Ryan (Police, Enquiry Officer, Rutland)|
RUTLAND NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH BRIEF
Local Crime Alert
Since the last Neighbourhood watch brief we have had one report of theft from a secured vehicle in Ridlington. This incident occurred between 17/10/2016 17:00 and 18/10/2016 08:00 and resulted in the loss of both number plates.
One report of criminal damage to a vehicle parked in the street in Oakham. Bleach was poured over the vehicle and the outer petrol cap forced off. This incident occurred between 18/10/2016 20:00 and 19/10/2016 13:00.
Beat Surgery at Victoria Hall, High Street, Oakham on 9th November at 10:00.
Beat Surgery at the Hub Kendrew Barracks on 10th November between 09:30 and 10:30.
Beat Surgery at the Ketton Hub/ library on 10th November between 10:00 and 11:00.
Beat Surgery at the Co-op, High Street East, Uppingham on 19th November at 11:00.
Burglary Reduction Campaign – The Rutland summer ‘Burglary Dwelling’ reduction campaign has been running from June to September. The total number of burglary dwelling offences reported for all of Rutland has been 14 during this four month period. Individual beats are as follows. Oakham & Barleythorpe = 3, Rutland North = 4, Rutland South = 3, Uppingham = 4. Reducing burglary offences continues to be a priority for your beat teams.Now that this summer burglary campaign has ended, please continue taking proactive steps to deter offenders. Please use this link for further burglary crime prevention advice from Leicestershire Police:- https://leics.police.uk/categories/advice-and-information/crimeprevention/burglary. Rutland Officers would like to thank all residents for their continued support in reducing burglaries in our County. Please continue to report suspicious incidents / crimes on 101 (non-emergency) or 999 (emergency). Fundraising – Please be aware that Appco Group Support will be carrying out a fundraising programme on behalf of the RSPCA between 31/10/2016 and 27/11/2016. This is a legitimate organisation and all fundraisers will have photo ID. A free phone helpline is also in operation so that any member of the public can verify the legitimacy of a fundraiser and the activities they are undertaking. If in doubt call 0800 031 9811.
Lost/Found Property – I would ask all residents to make the Police Desk their first port of call for any lost or found items. Items currently being held are a mobile phone and a set of car keys.
Anyone with information about a crime in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can call Leicestershire Police by dialing 101 (calls cost 15p) or call Crimestoppers free and anonymously on 0800 555 111.