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North Warwickshire Rural Area

Stolen Caravan Recovered by Rural Crime Team

Whilst patrolling around the Stratford Upon Avon area, officers from the Rural Crime Team located a caravan that we were able to confirm as stolen from the Derby area in 2019. Enquiries were made with the occupants currently living in the caravan to ascertain how they came to be in possession of it, while other…

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Section 59 Warning Notices Issued in North Warwickshire

The off road bike team were out yesterday (15/1/22) patrolling the hotspot areas where nuisance off roaders have been damaging farmers crops and causing Anti Social Behaviour. Two section 59 warning notices were issued in the Purley Chase area. The local farmers were visited and were reassured by our presence. They were pleased to see…

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Trailer Stolen in Grendon

Inc 337 of 13/1/22 On Thursday afternoon/evening, unknown offender(s) stole an Ifor Williams livestock trailer from a location off the A5 at Grendon. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, possible CCTV or Dash-cam footage, please contact us by either advising us online…

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Number Plate Taken From Vehicle in Piccadilly

Inc 230 of 9/1/2022 Some time between 18.00 hrs on 7/1/22 and 15.00 hrs 9/1/22, unknown offender(s) forced and took the rear number plate from a vehicle parked in Piccadilly. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, possible CCTV or Dash-cam footage, please…

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Theft in Austrey

Inc 86 of 9/1/22 Sometime between 20.00 hrs on the 5/1/22 and 07.00 hrs on the 7/1/21, unknown offender(s) entered a container at a rural location in Austrey and stole items plus metal gates. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries,…

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Transit Tipper Seized by Rural Crime Team

The driver of this Ford Transit decided to pull the old “drive around the roundabout and go back the way we came” trick after spotting our Rural Crime Team officers near Ryton on Dunsmore whilst they were on patrol. The officers were concerned about this unusual behaviour and the clearly insecure load being carried. The…

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Hare Coursing Incident in Kenilworth

Whilst the Rural Crime Officers were on patrol a call came in of a hare coursing incident in the Kenilworth area. After a blue light run from another area of the county the officers found a white Ford Ranger reversing down a dirt track from around where the call had come in from. The occupant…

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Happy New Year

Happy New Year from the Rural Crime Team and all at Warwickshire Police. We look forward to keeping you informed and supported in 2022.

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Reported Incidents in Water Orton

Inc 185 of 8/12/21 Sometime between 11.20 hrs and 13.20 hrs today (8/12/21), unknown offender(s) entered a garage at a property on George Road, Water Orton and stole a number of items. Inc 175 of 8/12/21 Some time between 11.00 hrs 7/12/21 and 13.00 hrs today (8/12/21), unknown offender(s) have forced entry to a garage…

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Warning and Advice From Action Fraud

Working with partners in the National Crime Agency, City of London Police, UK Finance and Cifas, the multi-agency campaign aims to help small and medium sized businesses and home-buyers protect themselves. PDF, also known as Business Email Compromise or Mandate Fraud, involves criminals impersonating others, creating or amending invoices and diverting payments to bank accounts…

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