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Nuneaton and Bedworth Rural Area

Damage and Theft at Allotments in Bedworth

Some time between 17.00 hrs 24/11/20 and 08.00 hrs this morning (25/11/20), unknown offender(s) smashed into gates and broke into sheds at an allotment in Bedworth, a number of items were stolen including a defribulator. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their…

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Advice on Crime Prevention re Dogs

Microchip, photograph and register. There are a number of ways that you can help protect your dogs: (some info from Glos Pol) -Keep an ID tag on your dog at all times (your surname, mobile number and address only) -Secure gates using bolts at the top and bottom, along with a heavy-duty padlock and gate…

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National Road Safety Week

Warwickshire Police and partners carried out a range of activities during national Road Safety Week between 16 to 22 November to support the important theme No Need to Speed set by BRAKE the road safety charity to remind everyone of how the speed they travel affects other people. Sergeant Shaun Bridle said “During 2019, the…

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Rural Crime Team Recover Quad Bike and Stolen Tools

The Rural Crime Team have seized yet another stolen Suzuki quad bike from a location just over the border in Worcestershire. What made the job of finding the quad easier than it could have been was the fact that it was fitted with an ATVTrac tracker which led the Officer straight to it, hidden in…

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Sheep Worrying Incidents Reported

Our team has received another two reports of sheep worrying in the county. While tending to his flock on Friday 20th November during the early hours, the Shepherd was faced with an utterly horrific scene. One sheep had been torn apart and the other was attacked with such force that it’s front leg was missing.…

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Males Arrested for Fuel Thefts

OPU patrols in Rugby came across a number of males acting suspiciously near to a number of HGV’s.   Two took off on their toes whilst the other was detained. With the help of NPAS, Warks Dog unit and Rugby Patrol Officers the other two were detained, one having being nibbled by Police Dog PYRO. All…

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Warning re Telephone Scam

We’re investigating after a woman from Baginton was conned out of £60,000 in a telephone scam. The fraudster called the woman and said money had been transferred to her account in error. The offender told the victim if she did not send him the money he would report her for fraud. REMEMBER – If anyone…

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