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Be aware of opportunistic thieves

There have been reports of males on motorcycles cruising around our area and taking advantage of open doors etc. to steal whatever is to hand.
In Valley Road on Tuesday 4th July, two men broke into a house and, after searching, stole various items including the car. This was at 17:30  in daylight. They made off on a […]

Are your external doors secure?

A resident living on Earlswood Common recently suffered a break while he was asleep at night. Entry was forced  via a double glazed upvc door at the rear of the property. The thieves took his wallet and my car.

The thieves used a technique called “lock snapping” to get through the door. More info in the link below. It can […]

Cyber crime survey

How safe do you feel online? 

Warwickshire County Council and key strategic partners have launched their second cyber crime survey to find out how safe people feel online and assess the impact that online crime is having around the county.

The cyber crime survey – which can be found here: – is being run by the Warwickshire Observatory […]

Facebook sellers warning

Warwickshire consumers are warned to be wary of purchasing goods from Facebook sellers where payment is asked for via a direct a bank transfer. One consumer reported buying a phone from someone advertising via Facebook. The buyer and seller communicated using messenger.

However, after the payment was made , the seller blocked the buyer and deleted […]

Warwickshire Police Community Messaging Service

The old Neighbourhood Watch messaging service is being phased out and has been replaced by the new Community Messaging Service.  Any previously registered details cannot be transferred so you need to register for the new service at

Residents will be asked to confirm annually that they wish to continue receiving crime information.

The new system enables residents to select which area or areas they are […]

New 'Crimestoppers' website aimed at young adults

We would like to bring to your attention a new website, aimed at young adults.
It is run along side The Independent Charity Crimestoppers.
The website says – “Fearless is a site where you can access non-judgemental information and advice about crime and criminality. What makes this site different is we also provide you with a safe place […]

Undesirable Activity in our Area

Undesirable Activity in our Area

Dear residents, this is to update you on our current situation regarding undesirable activity in Malthouse Lane, the car park servicing the park, the Causeway and Valley Road.

We are supporting our residents fully and have been highlighting these issues for the last three months.

As is usual in the summer months  not only have visitor […]

Beware of offenders targeting homes of elderly residents

Be aware of offenders targeting homes of elderly residents saying that there is a problem with damp and drains

Rural Crime Co-ordinator

Stratford District Council has launched a new role this month in the form of a Rural Crime Co-ordinator to help address concerns raised by residents within the Stratford District about crime in their rural communities.
Further details on the Tanworth-in-Arden Parish Council web site.

NHW SA Advice for protecting sheds and tools following shed & garage burglaries across south Warwickshire

Please be aware that there has been a spate of shed burglaries, garage burglaries and thefts from gardens, across the county, over the last couple of weeks. The latest incidents in south Warwickshire have occurred at homes in Wootton Wawen, Welford on Avon, Henley in Arden and Stratford.