Three men have been charged with conspiracy to steal over a series of illegal sheep butchery offences across Northamptonshire this summer.
Robert Iordan, aged 23, Florin Nutu, aged 35, and Voirel Manu, aged 38, all from Birmingham, are charged with conspiracy to steal in relation to the slaughter and illegal butchery of sheep and lambs between June 22, 2019, and October 7, 2019.
In total, 12 reports... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 09 Oct 2019 08:04 by Site Editor
Northamptonshire Police have arrested two men on suspicion of offences linked to its ongoing Operation Stock investigation into incidents of illegal sheep butchery.
Officers responding to a report of suspicious activity in a field near Welford last night, Sunday, October 6, discovered an offence in progress and went on to stop a vehicle on the A14 shortly after 1am this morning, Monday, October 7.
Two... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 07 Oct 2019 16:34 by Site Editor
A man has been arrested as a police investigation into illegal sheep butchery continues.
Operation Stock is the Northamptonshire Police investigation into a number of reports of sheep being killed and illegally butchered across the county.
On the 24th July, a 40-year-old Hampshire man was arrested on suspicion of criminal damage and theft as part of the investigation, which was launched after the first... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Jul 2019 19:23 by Site Editor
Following a number of sheep being illegally slaughtered and a recent theft of a large number of sheep, we believe those that are committing the crimes may be putting markers on the perimeter fences and gates of sites that they plan to target.
Could all farmers and landowners of livestock check their entry points to their fields regularly. If you identify any type of marker please report this to the... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 22 Jul 2019 12:27 by Site Editor
Northamptonshire Police has published a new newsletter called "Northamptonshire Rural Matters". It is a newsletter for residents and businesses about the work going on to fight rural crime in Northamptonshire. The first issue introduces the Rural and Wildlife Crime Team and there's a message from the Chief Constable, Nick Adderley. It covers issues of great interest to parish and town councils, such... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 06 Jul 2019 09:32 by Site Editor
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a series of thefts from vans in the village. Three of the thefts were in the Crescent and one was in Butchers Lane. Unknown offenders have accessed all of the vehicles using force and have taken items from within, predominately tools.
Crime reference numbers are 19000344858/344764/345433 for the Crescent and 19000343371 for Butchers Lane.... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Jul 2019 11:14 by Site Editor
Members of the public have the opportunity to speak to their local neighbourhood team on Wednesday (June 12) at a special crime prevention evening being held in Long Buckby.
The event has been organised by Police Community Support Officer (PCSO) Craig Egdell at the United Reformed Church in Brington Road, between 5pm and 8pm in response to a series of burglaries earlier this year.
PCSO Egdell said: "Directly... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 10 Jun 2019 16:07 by Site Editor
Northamptonshire Police has pledged to offer non-emergency callers a call back option in a bid to manage call wait times.
The pledge sets out an aim to answer 101 calls within 60 seconds and prioritise them according to the level of threat, harm and risk.
Once the assessment is done and the call put into the appropriate category, the caller may be offered a call back option, after a set time has lapsed,... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 26 Apr 2019 11:29 by Site Editor
A message of 21st March from Sgt Michaela Simons of South Northants Police addressed to SNAST Neighbourhood Watch:
"At present we believe that the series of offences [primarily car crime] that occurred within Pattishall and surrounding villages are part of a much bigger series being perpetrated on this side of the County.
A male and female have been arrested following similar offences near Brixworth.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 23 Mar 2019 08:47 by Site Editor
Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a theft from a vehicle in Banbury lane where persons unknown have entered a vehicle by unknown means and taken items
This happened between the hours of midnight on the 11th and 0600 on the 12th March 2019.
Did you witness anything?
Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?
Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 12 Mar 2019 14:15 by Site Editor