Category Archives: Policing

Employment Fraud Alert

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has identified a number of reports where job seekers are being targeted by fraudsters trying to obtain personal and banking details from them, or requesting money to secure … Continue reading

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Phantom Debt Collectors and Bailiffs Fraud Alert

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number of calls to members of the public by bogus bailiffs requesting payments for a “phantom” debt. The fraud involves being cold-called by someone … Continue reading

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Phishing – How to Protect Yourself

From Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National):

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Modelling Jobs Advanced Fee Fraud Alert

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed that Fraudsters have been setting up fake adverts on social media (including Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp) and job browsing websites to … Continue reading

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Crime Updates Broxtowe South

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Burglar other than Dwelling (Shed/Garage):- Charles Avenue, Beeston – Garage 16/10/17 Broadoak Drive, Stapleford – Shed – 15/10/17 Manor Avenue, Stapleford – Garages entered Peveril Road, Beeston – Shed – 19/10/2017

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Crime Updates Broxtowe South

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Apologies for the lack of updates recently, we now have a new system to assist us. Burglary Other Than Dwelling – Stanley Drive, Bramcote – attempt break into garage/shed – nothing … Continue reading

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Crime Update 20 August 2017

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: A few crimes to be aware of from around the Broxtowe South area:- Theft of Vehicle 18/08/2017 – Middleton Crescent, Beeston Damage to Vehicles 12/08/2017 – 13/08/2017 – Banks Road,Toton 17/08/2017 … Continue reading

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Pet – Fraud Alert

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed a rise in the reporting of pets, and in particular puppies and kittens, being advertised for sale via popular online auction … Continue reading

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Crime updates from 21 June 2017 for Broxtowe South

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Theft from Motor Vehicle 21/06/2017 – Suffolk Avenue, Beeston – Vehicle entered and items stolen from within. 21/06/2017 – Willoughby Street, Beeston – Vehicle entered and tools stolen. 22/06/2017 – Hawthorne … Continue reading

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Please Complete the Cyber/Scam Opinion Survey

  Mike Douglas, Neighbourhood Alert Product Director writes: As part of the continued development of the Alert system we have been working with Action Fraud and the Home Office to enable us to provide you with specific advice and guidance … Continue reading

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Crime Update 19 June 2017

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Lovely weather set to continue but don’t forget to keep an eye on windows and doors. Please make sure they are locked before you go to bed. Check on elderly neighbours … Continue reading

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Crime Update 15 June 2017

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Lovely spot of good weather over the latter part of the week and the weekend – please be mindful of windows and doors being open….opportunist thieves love the warm weather!! Please … Continue reading

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Crime Alert Update

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Crime update for last couple of days over Broxtowe South cluster:- Theft of Motor Vehicle:- Dennis Avenue, Beeston – 11/06/2017 – Theft of a Yamaha Ferago 535. Theft from Motor Vehicle:- … Continue reading

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Crime Update

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: I have now returned from leave and have a few updates for you from the last couple of days:- Burglary Other Than Dwellings:- Pasture Road, Stapleford – Between 09 and 10/06/2017 … Continue reading

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Wedding Services Fraud

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: With the upcoming “Wedding Season”, and for those individuals who are considering making plans for next year and beyond, you should be aware of the potential risks of fraud involved. According to ‘bridesmagazine.co.uk’, … Continue reading

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Protecting Yourself Online

From PCSO 7818 Louise Down: Please read Protect Yourself Online Source: Broxtowe Community email.

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Crime Alert

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Crime updates from the last few days on Broxtowe South:- Shed/Garage Breaks:- 16-17/05/2017 – Farm Road, Chilwell – attempt 16-17/052017 – Farm Road, Chilwell – Shed broken into – 2 cyles stolen, … Continue reading

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Crime Updates

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: A crime update for you:- Shed/Garage Breaks:- 11/12/05/2017 – Russley Road, Bramcote 11/05/2017 – Sherwin Road, Stapleford 11/05/2017 – Rufford Avenue, Bramcote– attempt break 11/05/2017 – Russley Road, Bramcote – Garage … Continue reading

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Crime Alert

Paula Hipkiss (Police, PCSO 7187, Beeston (Broxtowe South) writes: Good Afternoon Residents, Just a general Crime update from over the last few days on Broxtowe South:- Stornoway Close, Beeston Rylands – Garage door tampered with. Ashfield Avenue, Beeston Rylands – … Continue reading

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Tourists Targeted by Fake Police Officers

Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National) writes: There has been a series of recent incidents reported to Action Fraud where a lone fraudster has approached victims whom they believe to be unfamiliar with the local area. They make an excuse … Continue reading

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