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Warwick Rural Area

Stolen Quad Bike Recovered

In the early hours of the morning on the 13th January 2021, a Yamaha Grizzly quad bike worth £10,000 was stolen from a farm near Shipston on Stour. Warwickshire Police also received a call from a member of public from a neighbouring village in the early hours of the morning reporting suspicious activity whereby a…

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Three Keyless Car Thefts Reported

Warwickshire Police are investigating three keyless car thefts overnight : – Ford Fiesta stolen from Mercer’s Meadow, Keresley End – Fiat Abarth 595 stolen from Ridge Lane, Nuneaton – Mercedes E300 stolen from Northumberland Road, Leamington Remember •Make sure your car is properly locked and keep keys away from doors and windows. This will reduce…

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Text Scam Information

You can help tackle text scams by forwarding suspicious messages to 7726. It only takes a few seconds. It could help stop someone else falling victim and catch offenders.

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Person Disqualified From Driving After Pleading Guilty

A 40 year old from Kineton, Warwick who officers spotted driving erratically in Ladbrooke, Bishops Itchington on 24 August 2020 has been disqualified from driving for 12 months. He pleaded guilty to drug driving before Warwickshire Magistrates on 8 January 2021 and was also ordered to pay £120 fine, £135 costs and £34 victim surcharge…

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Alert re Scams

More than £2million has been lost nationally to scams involving criminals impersonating broadband providers. They claim the victim has a problem with their computer, router or internet and persuade them to download and connect via a Remote Access Tool (RAT). This allows them to gain access to the victim’s computer or mobile phone. Victims are…

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Beware of Scam Emails

Received an email which you’re not quite sure about? Is it asking you to login to an account and “verify” your payment details? If you are suspicious, you should report it by forwarding the email to: Report@phishing.gov.uk

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Theft From Shed in Leek Wootton

Inc 52 of 13/1/21 Some time between 17.00 hrs 12/1/21 and 07.30 hrs this morning (13/1/21), unknown offender(s) entered a secure shed at a property in Leek Wootton and stole power tools and ladders. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, including…

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Warwickshire Police Update on the Policing of the Current Lockdown

Assistant Chief Constable Alex Franklin-Smith, Warwickshire Police, has issued this update on the policing of the current lockdown. “We are now a week into the current lockdown, and while the majority of people in Warwickshire are following the rules, we are continuing to see some ignore the restrictions and choose to put others at risk.…

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Beware Puppy Scams Warning From Trading Standards

Warwickshire County Council’s Trading Standards Service are warning to consumers to beware of puppy scams. Trading Standards Animal Health Officers have received reports of criminal gangs illegally smuggling puppies in to the UK to sell, puppies being stolen and sold on and consumers paying thousands of pounds to bogus online sellers for puppies that don’t exist.…

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