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Rugby Rural Area

Arrest and Stolen Car Recovered

A man has been charged following a police pursuit through Warwickshire and Coventry in the early hours of this morning (Thursday 19 July). The pursuit took place after officers spotted a vehicle on the A46 near Leamington that had allegedly previously failed to stop for police. The car was spotted again in Burton Green where…

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Patrol Officers Recover Stolen Car and Arrest Driver

              Following a 30 minute pursuit of a stolen car, officers from the Operation Patrol Unit in Warwickshire Police recovered the vehicle and arrested the driver. The driver left the vehicle after the pursuit, but was successfully tracked by the police dog team and arrested by OPU.  It was…

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Warwickshire Trading Standards Alert to Small Businesses

Bogus advertisers warning to Warwickshire small businesses Small businesses in Warwickshire are warned to beware of cold calls from bogus publishers/advertisers pretending to sell advertising in Warwickshire County Council publications. These individuals, who appear to be using difficult to trace mobile phone numbers are reported to be both persistent and aggressive. Businesses are advised not…

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Warwickshire Trading Standards Warning of Driveway Cleaners

Driveway cleaner warning by Warwickshire Trading Standards: Warwickshire residents are warned to beware of doorstep traders targeting elderly and vulnerable people offering to jet wash driveways and patios and charging extortionate prices. The traders were using false names and addresses and may be leafleting local areas. Residents are urged to avoid buying goods or services…

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Vehicle Stolen in Barnacle

At around 01.40 hrs this morning (10/7/18), unknown offender(s) entered a secure property in Barnacle and took car keys from the kitchen, which they used to steal a Mercedes car from the driveway. If you saw anything or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries please call 101 and refer to…

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Operation Snap Launched to Address Unacceptable Behaviour On The Roads

Thanks to a pioneering new initiative, road users now have the opportunity to use their own digital footage from dashcams and other devices to help keep the roads safer across Warwickshire. From today a new National Dashcam Safety Portal developed by Nextbase, gives members of the public the power to report incidents of dangerous or…

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Successful Multi Partner Operation at Corley

On the 29th June, Operation Mermaid was held on the M6 at Corley Services. Great collaboration between Warwickshire Operation Patrol Unit, Warwickshire Local Policing Officers, HM Revenue & Customs and DVSA vehicle examiners in tackling traffic and vehicle offences, including illegal use of red diesel. TW OPU

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Man Sentenced for Burglaries in Ryton and Leamington

Warwickshire Police are pleased to announce that Jason SMITH (a 28yr old male) from EDGEWARE, MIDDLESEX was sentenced to 8yrs imprisonment on the 24th June 2018 at KINGSTON CROWN COURT. This lengthy sentence included 3yrs 4months for 3 x Residential Burglaries and 4 x Commerical Burglaries in the RYTON and LEAMINGTON areas of WARWICKSHIRE. FBRugby

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Man Arrested in Hillmorton

At 1532 hrs on the 5th July, officers from Rugby arrested a Nottingham man following concerns that a male was knocking doors in the Hillmorton area asking for money. The man was selling dusters etc but had no Pedlars Certificate and officers were unable to confirm his identity. He was taken into custody. Officers would…

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