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Nuneaton and Bedworth Rural Area

Have your say on contacting Warwickshire Police

A survey has been launched to help inform our understanding of how the public wish to contact and engage with the force. The survey has been commissioned by Warwickshire Police and is open to anyone who lives or works in the county. Those taking part in the survey do not need to have ever contacted…

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Stolen Caravan Recovered by Rural Crime Team

During the night of the 20th September three caravans were stolen from a storage compound near Earlswood. Following the theft officers from the Rural Crime Team made enquiries with The National Vehicle Crime intelligence Service and were able to engage with the manufacturers of the caravans in an attempt to establish their current location. Fortunately…

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Rural Crime Team Make a New Canine Friend

During a recent investigation into an incident of alleged unnecessary suffering caused to an animal, the Rural Crime Team seized this delightful dog in the South of the county. After his checkup with the vet our officers passed him to colleagues in the dog section, he will soon be finding himself a new home, well suited to his desire to run and…

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Stolen Telehandler Recovered by the Rural Crime Team

This JCB telehandler was located by RCT officers in the Hurley area and confirmed stolen from Norfolk.We’ve had previous incidents in Warwickshire of stolen telehandlers being used by criminal groups to smash shop fronts and steal cash machines. Thankfully this one was located in slightly more mundane circumstances and follows some great partnership working with Norfolk Constabulary.The machine…

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Warwickshire Police Would Like Your Opinion

Warwickshire Police are reaching out to the public for their experiences of service they have received by the Police. This will help us understand the views of the public and how you interact with the Police to help us learn, adapt and improve our services. Please copy this link into your search box to access…

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Stolen Caravan Recovered

During a shift supporting Stratford 999 response colleagues, the Rural Crime Team spotted a caravan turning into the Shell Petrol Station on Evesham Road, Stratford. On speaking with the driver of the Land Rover, it transpired he had purchased the Elddis caravan 2 days prior from a private sale on Facebook marketplace. Unfortunately for the…

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Drivers are asked to Slow Down to help protect pedestrians and other road users on National Safe Speeds Day

Warwickshire Road Safety Partnership is supporting National Safe Speeds Day today 15 September 2021 and is asking drivers to please slow down particularly in residential areas and safely #ShareTheSpace to help protect pedestrians and other road users. National Safe Speeds Day is part of Project Edward (Every Day Without A Road Death) and takes place…

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NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH – NEIGHBOUR OF THE YEAR 2021 AWARD

People across the UK are being invited to take part in the Neighbourhood Watch Networks annual hunt for the UK’s ‘Neighbour of the Year’ – a nationwide search undertaken in partnership by Co-op Insurance and Neighbourhood Watch. Now in its fourth year, 2021 sees the introduction of a new category: Community of the Year. This award will…

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Trading Standards Find Illegal Cigarettes Hidden in Rugby Sewer

Illegal cigarettes and tobacco were discovered below a manhole cover, suspended above an open drain at the rear of a shop in Rugby. This was the second time illegal products have been found hidden in drains after a similar seizure in Leamington Spa. Over 44,000 cigarettes and more than 400 packets of hand-rolling tobacco were seized…

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