This is a Witness Appeal and Crime Awareness/Prevention Alert for the below incidents in Hedge End. Please don't think this won't happen to you, a large number of crimes are purely opportunistic - door open / unlocked, window open, items in view and or easy reach.
If you see anyone trying or house / garage doors, or car doors CALL 999 IMMEDIATLEY – so we have a chance of catching the offenders. With any detail possible – clothing type / colours / direction of travel.
We are appealing for any witnesses to come forward.
Did you see or hear anything or anyone? Do you have any private CCTV or Dash Cam footage that may assist us? If you have any information about these incidents please ring 101. Or call anonymously to CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111.
At this time these incidents have been filed, due to no further lines of enquiry.
- Burglary - Billington Gardens. Sunday 10th March 01:20 hrs - 44190083805
2 males involved in entering a garage. Noise heard from the garage
and 1 male seen to run away, other male was on the driveway. The
garage and the car on the driveway were left unlocked.
- Theft from Vehicle – Wellstead Way, 9th / 10th March Overnight - 44190083959
Overnight vehicle left unlocked because they forgot to lock it. In the morning they saw a search has been performed and a coat is missing.
- Theft from Vehicle – Malvern Gardens, Sunday 10th March early hours - 44190083964
Inft reporting that their car has been entered overnight. The car has
been searched and a watch has been stolen.
Please Help Us To Prevent Vehicle Crime -
Keep your car locked and remove all valuable property from your car, including any bags and coats. Pull your car handle to CHECK it’s locked.
Thieves have and will, break into cars for bags and coats, due to the possibility they may contain valuables. Thieves are also searching unlocked vehicles for ANYTHING including,
chargers, loose coins, sunglasses and keys.
To register your property on Immobilise.com - Click here
Please ensure you log all valuable items on to immobilise.com - the national property register, using the link. This will mean you have a record of the specific details of your valuables, in the unfortunate event they are stolen. But it also assists us in identifying that property may be stolen and not with its rightful owner and hence this means, we can seize it, deal with the offender and return your property.
We are passionate about preventing crime, can you help us to get the crime prevention message out? Please share this alert via email and Facebook.
Neighbourhood Policing Team,
PCSO 12948 Mica Coppin.