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Burglary Alert - Petersfield Buckingham Road - Gloucester Close and Heath Road East

Alert message sent 19/02/2019 09:08:00

Information sent on behalf of Hampshire Constabulary

Sometime overnight between 17/02/2019 - 18/02/2019 there have been two burglaries in Petersfield. One occurred in Gloucester Close and one in Buckingham Road. Unidentified persons have managed to break into outbuildings. A Briggs Stratton pressure washer, black and decker cordless drill and other tools have been stolen.

Overnight between 18/02/2019 - 19/02/2019 there has been one burglary on Heath Road East, Petersfield. No items were stolen but entry into an outbuilding has been made causing damage in the process.

If you have any information about this incident please call 101.


  • Place all tools and garden equipment in locked sheds and garages.

  • Secure more expensive items, e.g. mowers, bikes to an anchor point within the shed or garage.

  • Mark all items with postcode and record serial numbers. e.g. UV pens or forensic marking kits. Register the details for free on

  • Take photographs of items such as statues and garden furniture if they are unusual, for easy identification at a later date.

  • Fit a shed alarm.

  • Keep the structure in good repair.

  • Consider covering windows with curtains to obscure the view of the contents.

  • Consider external lighting.

  • Ensure the garden fences are in good repair between neighbours to prevent unlawful access.

  • Ensure side gates are locked to prevent access to the rear of the property.


Please check your belongings to see if you can identify any unique etched code if so please sign up to immobilise at a national property register, this is free to sign up.

Benefits of Registration

  • Immobilise helps Police identify the owners of recovered property thousands of times everyday.

  • Property updates you make are immediately available to the Police nationally.

  • Combat the sale of stolen gadgets & valuables; alert the second-hand trade & publicly checkable stolen goods database CheckMEND if an item goes missing.

  • Simplify insurance claims and Police reports with certificates of ownership.

  • Great member offers from Immobilise’s numerous supporters, often helping support the FREE provision of Immobilise.


Please ensure you are vigilant at all times, calling police to report any suspicious activity, not just around your own property but anything suspicious in your residential area and community. In an emergency use 999 or 101 for non emergency. It is not too late to report any suspicious activity to police.

Message sent by
Tobey Mason (Police, PCSO, East Hampshire District)

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