Crime and policing update for Woodford ward which includes: Cannons Ashby, Preston Capes and Woodford Halse
Recent incidents of note
- Between Saturday 21 and Tuesday 24 April a vehicle in Woodford Halse was broken into.
Anyone with information please call us on 101 or alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
News in brief
An 8 week operation to tackle vehicle crime and reduce vehicle offences has returned excellent results, achieving its aim of disrupting criminality and targeting driving standards through high-visibility patrols, utilising intelligence-led crime detection measures. Read more
Officers carried out a high-impact day across the county on Wednesday 25 April, focusing on Serious Acquisitive Crime (SAC), and two of the Force Priorities - protecting vulnerable people and reducing violent crime. Read more
Officers carried out raids at 16 addresses in Northamptonshire on Tuesday 24 April. The warrants, which have resulted in 10 arrests, are the culmination of a long-term investigation into the large scale supply of class A drugs, mainly high purity cocaine. To view a list of those arrested, please visit www.northants.police.uk. Read more
Northamptonshire Police now receives around 3,000 calls about missing people every year, each one generating a quick and coordinated response involving partner agencies and, on occasion, liaison with other forces both in the UK and abroad. Read more
Part of the remit of the Force’s child protection team is the pro-active targeting of those who download indecent images of children, through its on-line exploitation team. This involves tracking on-line paedophiles who stalk social networking sites. Read more
Force Open Day - Everyone Welcome!
FHQ Northampton - Saturday 12 May 2012 - 11am until 4pm