Break-ins Reported

Date and Time:

Between the 1st of August and, the 2nd of August. 

Incident Details:

Two incidents occurred during this time period. 

The first in Hammersmith Gardens, between 9:00 a.m. on the 1st of August and, 6:30 p.m. on the 2nd of August. The offenders gained access to the rear garden. They have attempted to forced open a window. They have reached through the window to unlock it, and have climbed through. A search was made. Various items have been taken.

The second in Fenwick Road, on the 2nd of August between 10:30 a.m. and, 2:00 p.m. The offenders have gained access to the rear garden. They have smashed a kitchen window to gain entry. A messy search was made. Various items have been taken.

Crime Reference:

J D / 3 0 0 4 9 / 2014. and, J D / 3 0 0 4 1 / 2014. 

Crime Reduction Advice:

Make your boundaries difficult or impossible to climb over.

Keep doors and windows locked at all times.

Remove all keys from the locks and keep them in a safe place out of view.

Keep hallways clear of valuables like keys, handbags and laptop where they may be seen.

Check that side gates are locked.

Keep bins, ladders and garden furniture locked away.

Fit Window Restrictors to fan light windows.

If you have information about any crime or suspicious activity please call the Control Room on 1 0 1

Text your message to 07786 200011

Alternatively you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111, or online at
No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.


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