Archive for April, 2013

Rise in Caravan thefts

April 30, 2013
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Please be advised that we have seen an increase in the thefts of Caravans. Please try to put in measures as suggested to try and prevent yourself from becoming a victim of this type of crime. If you see anyone acting suspiciously or perhaps note someone at a neighbours property who owns one and...
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Warning over ‘Nottingham Knockers’

April 26, 2013
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Police in Essex, are warning residents to be mindful of so-called ‘Nottingham Knockers’ working in the area. A group of young salesmen, historically dubbed the ‘Nottingham Knockers’, often operate in our part of the county. Named after a scam originating in Nottingham in the 1970’s, young people travel across the UK targeting a town...
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Police Incident Report – Tuesday 23rd April 2013

April 23, 2013
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Ladies and gentlemen, Uttlesford NhW is delighted to announce that the weekly bulletin service has been restored, thanks to the intervention of John McAdams, the coordinator for Duddenhoe End. John is now attending the Monday Press briefings that Mandy used to attend. This first one is coming via me, because we are still sorting...
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Essex Police – Rogue Trader Week 2013

April 22, 2013
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Welcome to ‘ROGUE TRADER WEEK 2013,’ this is a week where as Neighbourhood Watch Members you can all play a part in trying to prevent the activities of these types of callers.  Neighbourhood Watch members are asked to take an active part in stopping Rogue traders. If you have persons offering services at your...
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Police Incident Report – Monday 15th April 2013

April 15, 2013
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Hi everyone. My apologies for the lack of bulletins over the past few weeks, but I’m sure you’re aware of the changes that have been inflicted on us, that have caused a few problems with the bulletin service. The good news is that we may have solved the issues, so watch this space. Shed...
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Fraud Alert

April 11, 2013
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I am sending you part of a message that I received from a colleague earlier today, which highlights an on-going problem which is also occurring across our local districts. Message Text:- “Thought you might like to know that when I arrived home last night I had a call from my 80 yr old in...
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Police Incident Report – Monday 8th April 2013

April 8, 2013
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1ST APRIL – PARK ROAD, LITTLE EASTON SUSPECTS UNKNOWN HAVE REMOVED PADLOCK TO STABLE DOOR GAINED ENTRY AND TAKEN ITEMS 5TH APRIL – BRICK END, BROXTED SUSPECTS UNKNOWN GAINED ENTRY TO SECURE REAR GARDEN SHED BREAKING THE PADLOCK AND CLASP OFF A HAYTER LAWN MOWER WAS REMOVED AND WHEELED ON THE VICTIMS TROLLY TO...
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Suspicious activity in Manor Road

April 6, 2013
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From a concerned resident in Manor Road, Stansted: I’m so freaked out, while I was sleeping last night I heard a knock at my door thinking it was morning I sat up looked at my clock to which it was 4:30am, I forgot about then at 4:35am another knock to which both my kids...
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Suspicious activity in Stoney Common

April 5, 2013
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From a concerned resident: On Tuesday (2nd April) afternoon I saw two men in their early to mid twenties walking around the Stoney Common area of Stansted knocking on random doors. They did not wait for anyone to answer the doors, just had a look and made notes on a scrap of paper. They...
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