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Neighbourhood Watch

There is a common misconception that Neighbourhood Watch was of yesteryear and is no longer relevant. This is not the case. The Home Office lists it as the largest voluntary organisation in the country with a membership that covers more than 3.7 million households in England and Wales. In East

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Shed Security

Following recent thefts from sheds and outbuildings the Police have reissued their advice for shed security: Access – How easy is it to access your rear garden? Protect the boundary and access of your garden. A hedge or fencing at a height of 2metres is a good barrier. Fit a

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Local Burglaries

Message from the Police Crime Reduction Officer: Residents of Littleport & Isleham suffered a burglary on 3 February. The offenders on both of these crimes gained access through the rear of the property. Your boundary is your first line of defence, therefore, needs to be secure. • Ensure front boundaries

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Crime in Chippenham

Chippenham Park has reported that, once again, they have had coping stones stolen from the top of their wall.  This time they were taken from the wall near the cricket ground. If you notice any suspicious activity, please report it to the police. Thank you.  

Don’t Be A Victim Of Burglary

This information has been sent on behalf of Cambridgeshire Constabulary https://www.ecops.org.uk Please take time to read the advice below, taking simple measures to secure your home makes it far less likely you will be our next crime victim. • Deny easy access to the rear of your property, the vast

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Police Visiting Homes at Risk

POLICE are visiting homes at risk of being burgled as part of a crime crackdown in the county.  Officers are seeking properties left unsecured or otherwise vulnerable to burglary as part of Operation Hunter. The operation has been launched to reduce the number of burglaries in Cambridgeshire, which last year

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Operation Hunter Tackles Burglary

Residents are being urged to check their home security to help prevent a rise in burglaries over the winter months. Dwindling hours of daylight and the Christmas period often combine to result in more break-ins at homes in the county. The force is prioritising burglary as part of a new

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Rugby World Cup 2015 Tickets Alert

Action Fraud, together with the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau and the City of London Police, are working in partnership with Rugby World Cup 2015 organisers to disrupt those entities seeking to sell Rugby World Cup 2015 tickets without permission from the official provider. They would like rugby fans and the

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Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and Internet crime where you should report fraud if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cyber crime. They provide a central point of contact for information about fraud and financially motivated internet crime. People are scammed, ripped off or

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