A trailer containing an unsafe batch of Little Tikes Squeezoo Bubble Bus and Elephant toys was stolen from Wellesbourne Distribution Park. This batch of toys was on its way to be destroyed due to quality control issues and potential safety risks associated with them. While the brand is still stocked by reputable retailers, Detective Constable […]
There has been a large increase in reports of scam phone calls from people claiming to be HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC). How it works: The scammer claims there an overdue tax bill or the resident has been overpaid tax credits. They say the resident must pay up immediately or they will be taken to […]
Criminals target homeowners with bogus drainage fault Kent County Council (KCC) Public Protection have received reports of criminals phoning residents claiming there is an issue with the drains outside their property and they say the drainage company will fix it for free. When the criminal arrives they claim the road behind them had the blockage […]
Kent Police Neighbourhood Watch advise that a fake Costa Coffee voucher scam is catching people out on Whatsapp and allowing criminals to steal personal data. This new scam starts with Whatsapp users receiving an offer for a £75 voucher in celebration of Costa’s 50th birthday. Victims are then asked to enter personal information before they […]
Beware of internet banking scams We have received reports of fraudsters tricking people into giving them access to their internet banking. The criminals pose as employees from broadband providers and claim that someone has hacked into their account, the user is then tricked into giving access to their computer and told to log into their […]
BRENZETT LOCAL HISTORY GROUP Please contact Robyn Collins if you are interested in joining a Brenzett local history group focussed on the Brenzett local area, its church and houses. It is envisaged that the new group will research, document and ultimately share its findings on a website. It is planned that the group will meet […]
Do you live near an airfield? Have you seen aircraft movements that are suspicious? Then Kent Police’s Project Pegasus needs your help. Read more details…
Be a good neighbour and see if you could help someone in the winter months. More details and how-to information here.