Police Reports for March

This is the crime summary for the month of March 2013 for the parishes of: Ashmansworth , East Woodhay, Highclere, Burghclere, Newtown, Litchfield, Ecchinswell & Sydmonton.

Total Crimes reported -13

House Burglary – 1

Thefts from sheds and outbuildings – 2

Theft from Vehicles – 2

Theft of a vehicle – 1

Other Theft – 2

Other Crime – 5

Prevent thefts from garages, sheds and outbuildings (including theft of metal):

  • Potential thieves entered a Barn in Ecchinswell, nothing was taken however it appears they carried out a search of the building.
  • Power tools were taken from a Garage in Newtown.

Reduce anti-social behaviour especially around Bishops Green:

  • There have been 8 reports of Anti-social behaviour throughout March.
  • There have been two reports of vehicles in the woods at Bishops Green. Vehicles are not permitted to be off road in this area. Vehicles involved in Anti-social behaviour will be seized!
  • Patrols continue in the areas affected.
  • Reports of young people on Treasure Hill, being loud, littering and damaging trees and bushes continue. Do you know who is doing this?

Reduce speeding across the beat:

  • Speed enforcement has been carried out across the beat with some people being reported for speeding.
  • Enforcement will continue where possible.
  • Patrol vehicles have been parked up in key spots to slow down drivers at busy times and speeding traffic monitored.

Other incidents of note:

  • A red Land Rover Defender was taken from an address in Hollington.

Hampshire constabulary appeals

Please click on the links for more details and how to contact police regarding the following occurrences.

Police are appealing for information after a number of items were stolen
from a vehicle in Andover.

Police in Stockbridge are investigating eight oil thefts since the beginning of March.

If you have any information regarding any of the incidents detailed in this update please contact the police either by email or calling 101. Always dial 999 in the event of an emergency.

If you see Abbey and/or Matt out and about please stop and say hello!

Hampshire Constabulary,Whitchurch Police Station, Dances Lane,Whitchurch, Hampshire, RG28 7EG. External: 101 Internal: 624-472. Mobile: 07775541874

Twitter: @HighclerePolice Email:


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