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Nuneaton and Bedworth Rural Area

Two Incidents Dealt With by OPU With Good Results

Warwickshire Police OPU officers picked up a vehicle of interest on the M6 southbound last night.  They used a tactical box to stop the car on the M1 southbound which contained a wanted person. Vehicle stopped safely at Watford Gap and one person now in custody. As they finished dealing with that and started heading back…

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Man Arrested on Suspicion of Rape in Harborough Magna

A 27-year-old man has been arrested of suspicion of rape following an incident near Main Street, Harborough Magna, yesterday afternoon (Thursday 7 February). The incident occurred at around 3pm. The woman reports she was walking along the street when she was attacked by a man. A man, who is of no fixed abode but residing in…

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ANPR – An Effective Tool Our Police Officers Use

          Our officers monitor ANPR technology to intercept vehicles used in crime, driving without insurance, vehicles with intelligence on them or with cloned/stolen reports. Here is a small selection of vehicles seized for licence and insurance offences in a 24 hour period yesterday. The Renault had been involved in crime, theft of…

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Police Urge the Public to Stay Safe Online as Part of Safer Internet Day 2019

In support of this year’s Safer Internet Day, Warwickshire Police is urging the public to stay safe online and be Cyber Smart. Taking place tomorrow (Tuesday, 5 February), Safer Internet Day intends to spark a national conversation about using online technology responsibly, respectfully, critically and creatively while promoting the positive use of digital technology, particularly among…

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Good Team Work by Warwickshire Officers Leads to Vehicle Stop and Arrests

Last night this vehicle failed to stop for one of the Warwickshire Police proactive patrols after being spotted by a Warwickshire Police Dog Section Sgt. The vehicle is linked to a string of serious/ violent crime and as such needed to be stopped.  After a pursuit and a successful stinger deployment the vehicle was stopped and all 3 occupants…

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Stolen Vehicle Recovered – Three Arrested.

This stolen vehicle was stopped by Warwickshire OPU  last night , stolen from the West Mids area a few days ago. Vehicle was stopped by means of a tactical box and 3 arrested on suspicion of theft of motor vehicle.   The driver also failed a roadside drugs swipe. OPUJN/PE

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Vintage Tractors Recovered

We are pleased to report that the 7 vintage tractors stolen from the Staffordshire area and on an alert last week with pictures of the vehicles have all been recovered.

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Appeal to Dog Owners – Livestock Worrying Incident

A report has been received of a sheep being attacked by a dog in one of the villages in the Rugby area, fortunately the animal will survive. Livestock worrying is a concern, especially in rural areas and this time of year when a number of animals are either pregnant or have young with them. When…

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Reminder for Warwickshire Horse Watch Meeting

Reminder that the next Warwickshire Horse Watch meeting is tomorrow night (28/1/19) courtesy of Warwickshire Police at Woodcote House, Leek Wootton, CV35 7QA. Starts at 7.30pm, meeting to include presentation from Rydale Cameras on their equipment to support horse owners. Everyone welcome.

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