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Coventry Police Appeal

Can you help trace a black VW Golf which drove off from a serious hit-and-run collision in #Coventry leaving behind this panel and fog light? Fog light and panel left at the scene A 28-year-old motorcyclist remains in a critical condition in hospital after he was hit on Kenilworth Road at about 6pm on Saturday…

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Appeal For Witnesses to Fatal Collision – A46, Snitterfield

Warwickshire Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in Snitterfield yesterday morning (Friday, 23 October). Officers were called to the A46 close to the junction with Snitterfield at around 7.25am following a report of a three vehicle collision. The collision involved a silver Vauxhall Astra, a silver Ford Fiesta and a red Mercedes…

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Arrest Made in Connection with Courier Fraud Incident – Warwick

Officers investigating a courier fraud scam have arrested a man in connection with the incident. The incident happened over two days, Thursday, 15 and Friday, 16 October, when the victim, an 84-year-old man from Warwick, received a number of calls from someone claiming to be a Detective Constable from the Metropolitan Police in London. The…

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Blue Light Services Reinstate Their Motorcycle Safety Training Courses

Warwickshire Police and Warwickshire Fire and Rescue Service (WFRS) are proud to reinstate their Bike Safe and Biker Down workshops. The workshops have been on hold due to Covid-19 but since September 2020 the police and fire service continued with the courses with restricted numbers to allow social distancing. Road safety is extremely important, especially…

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Warwickshire Police Officers Check Tyres During Tyre Safety Month

In the first week of Tyre Safety Month during October, officers found thirteen tyre related offences on vehicles they stopped and checked in operations across Warwickshire. One driver received a Traffic Offence Report (TOR) for having a tyre so worn that cord was exposed on the tyre. Another driver received a TOR for having a…

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Warwickshire Police Warn of Bogus Texts

Warwickshire residents are reporting bogus texts, some that appear among genuine threads of texts from banks, other service providers or retailers. One Warwickshire resident reported receiving a bogus text from the Halifax bank stating that his online account would be cancelled if he didn’t log in to it via a link in the text. Another…

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Stolen Polaris Recovered and Male Arrested

Officers from OPU Warwickshire located this stolen Polaris UK Ranger being driven in the area of Cleeve Prior during the early hours of the morning (Friday 16th October). After a short pursuit and subsequent foot chase a 19 year old male was arrested at the scene and the vehicle recovered by police for examination. Warwickshire…

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Theft From Garage in Morton Bagot

Some time between 16th and 17th October unknown offender(s) entered a garage in Morton Bagot and stole tools. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, including possible CCTV or Dash-cam footage, please contact us by either advising us online at www.warwickshire.police.uk, by email to ruralwatch@warwickshire.pnn.police.uk…

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Attempt Burglary in Tysoe

At around 21.00 hrs last night (14/10/20), unknown offender(s) attempted to enter a property in Avon Avenue, Tysoe.  Entry was not gained and nothing taken although damage was caused to a door. If you saw anyone acting suspiciously in the area, or have any information that could help the police with their enquiries, including possible CCTV…

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Warning of Fraudsters Claiming to be From the Police

Warwickshire residents were conned out of £26,000 in two separate incidents on the 12th October. A man in his 80s from Leamington was conned out of £8,500 and a woman in her 70s from Rugby was conned out of £17,500. In both cases they were called by fraudsters claiming to be from the police and…

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