Welcome to this weeks rural crime newsletter. Below there is a summary of some the incidents across Norfolk. We would like to thank you for all your calls to Norfolk Constabulary; every piece of information, no matter how small helps us make Norfolk a safer county.
You are our eyes and ears and we depend on your assistance to reduce rural crime.
If you do not wish to leave your details, you can also call anonymously or via Crime Stoppers.
|Query||Who to contact||Non Urgent||Urgent|
|Farm / Agricultural & general advice||DC Andy Brown||Tel 101 or 07900 407106 OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk||999|
|Metal Theft||DC Andy Brown||Tel 101 or 07900 407106 OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk||999|
|Wildlife Crime||Insp Jon Papworth||Tel 101 or WildlifeCrime@norfolk.pnn.police.uk||999|
|Newsletter feedback||T/Insp Mark ASKHAM||OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk||999|
|All other enquiries||DC Andy Brown||OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk|
Hare Coursing reported at Hilgay near Downham market and at Feltwell Anchor.
In Sutton, Rollesby and Quidenham Churches have been attacked with lead taken from the roof. Please make us aware of any suspicious activity.
In West Walton small trailer was taken loaded with a Yellow dumper and a Pressure washer.
Farm and Agriculture.
In Brettenham a Large farm trailer was taken along with a Bale Spike, Pallet Tyne from a JCB Teleporta.
In West Dereham an outbuilding was broken into with Batteries and copper piping stolen.
In Hilborough sheds broken into but nothing taken.
In Hingham Eggs taken from roadside stall.
In Framlingham Earl 2 Digger buckets stolen.
8 Large batteries taken from Terrington.
In Shropham £500 worth of heating oil taken.
Pink is the Colour-
DC Andy Brown reminds you that a simple spray of florescent pink paint will make your batteries un-attractive to thieves.
Whilst the offenders are on your land looking for stolen batteries, what else are they looking at?
Are you leaving yourself vulnerable to further incidents?
We would encourage all subscribers to Property Mark your items. This can be as easy as post-coding items or using products like SelectaDNA or Smartwater which can be easily applied to smaller items which helps identify them, combined with clear signage- this will dissuade thieves.
Wildlife Crime: WildlifeCrime@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
If you are aware of an incident or offence taking place there and then or shortly afterwards please dial 999. The above inbox will not be monitored 24/7 but it will provide you with a direct way to contact our Wildlife Crime Officers. We look forward to hearing from you.
Your local Wildlife Crime Officers:
|Insp Jon Papworth WCO Lead||Breckland|
|Sgt Andy Tomlinson||Breckland|
|PCSO Helen Maxwell||Breckland|
|PC Ben Clark||Kings Lynn / Downham Market|
|Pc Maria Asker||Kings Lynn|
|PC Jim Squires||South Norfolk|
|PS Richard Bedder||Broadland|
|PC Jason Pegden||North Norfolk|
|PC Stu Doe||North Norfolk|
|DI Tom SMITH||Norwich|
|PCSO Mac Cornaby||Norwich|
We would like to thank you all for the on going support you provide Norfolk Police.