Category: Police

Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter 11/06/2018

Here is your latest update from PCSO Zack Earl Dockless bikes/ pay as you go bikes We are getting an increase in calls about dockless bikes in the Kennington area. We understand that this is an annoyance for residents but this is not a policing matter. If you do spot an abandoned dockless bike, then …

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Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter 09/05/2018

Here is the latest update from PCSO Zack Earl Door sellers There has been increased activity with door sellers in the Kennington and Radley area, they usually try to sell cloths and cleaning equipment at extortionate prices, please do not buy any of their goods as they will keep returning to the villages. If you …

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Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter 17/04/2018

Here is your monthly update from PCSO Zack Earl. Priorities There has been an increase in workmen in the area going door to door offering goods and services. While many of these are legitimate, they could be rogue traders who are trying to scam you. If you do get one of these visitors and you …

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Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter 08/01/2018

      Kennington shed breaks There has been multiple thefts from sheds on Poplar Grove, Meadow View and on Bagley Close over the Christmas period. Opportunist thieves identify sheds and garages as easy pickings because they are usually fairly unprotected and lack basic security measures. The buildings often contain property that can be sold …

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Neighbourhood Policing Newsletter – October 2017

        Parking outside Radley Station We have had increased calls about the parking outside Radley Station and opposite the village shop. I understand this frustrates residents but this is not illegal or dangerous parking, however if they park on the yellow lines then please ring 101. Crime prevention advice – Lead thefts …

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Missing person from Abingdon

Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)   Thames Valley Police is appealing for the public’s help to find a missing woman from Abingdon.   Rachel Vaughan who is 32 years old from Lindsay Drive, Abingdon has been missing since last Monday (25/9). Rachel is white, 5ft 2”, …

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Neighborhood Policing Newsletter – September 2017

      Here is the latest neighbourhood policing update from PCSO Zack Earl. Radley Lakes We have had increase reports of anti-social behaviour (ASB) around Radley Lakes. This includes littering and riding around on motorbikes. Littering could potentially harm the environment and the wildlife around the lake. Riding motorbikes around the lake is also …

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Bike thefts – crime reduction advice

      Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale)   We have received increased reports of bike thefts in the Abingdon area. Please consider the following crime prevention advice that may help keep your bike safe and secure: 1.    Always lock your bike even if you are …

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Thames Valley Police Open Day – Saturday 5th August 2017

With the summer holidays just around the corner, we are now actively promoting our 2017 Thames Valley Police Open Day on Saturday 5 August. Hosted at our Police Training Centre in Sulhamstead (near Reading), the event promises to be even bigger and better than before.   For the first time visitors can become Crime Scene …

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Neighborhood policing newsletter

  Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale) Kennington car thefts There have been multiple thefts of vehicles in Kennington in the past month. Victims are leaving keys in the ignition and then leaving vehicles unattended. We urge that if you leave your vehicle, please lock and secure …

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Shed and garage security advice

      Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale) We have received an increase in reports of sheds and garages being broken into recently. Please review your security and read the follow advice to reduce the chances of being a victim of this type of crime. Opportunist …

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Outside Water Safety

      Message sent by (3155) Julia Williams (Police, Neighbourhood Policing Admin, South Oxon and Vale) This hot weather has encouraged people to cool off in rivers, canals, ponds, quarries and lakes. Please be mindful that this can be very dangerous. Dangers of open water: The water may look calm on the surface, but …

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