Welcome to this weeks rural crime newsletter. Below there is a summary of some the incidents across Norfolk. We would like to thank you for all your calls to Norfolk Constabulary; every piece of information, no matter how small helps us make Norfolk a safer county.
You are our eyes and ears and we depend on your assistance to reduce rural crime.
If you do not wish to leave your details, you can also call anonymously or via Crime Stoppers.
Query Who to contact Non Urgent Urgent
Farm / Agricultural & general advice
DC Andy Brown
Tel 101 or 07900 407106 OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
Metal Theft DC Andy Brown Tel 101 or 07900 407106 OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk 999
Wildlife Crime Insp Jon Papworth
Tel 101 or WildlifeCrime@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
Newsletter feedback SGT Mark ASKHAM OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk 999
All other enquiries DC Andy Brown OperationRandall@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
A pair of marble doves have been taken from a headstone at St Nicholas Church Potter Heigham.
Lead roofing has been taken from St Marys Church North Elmham
There have been no reported incidents this week.
Farm and agriculture
A chemical shed was broken into at Southery and 300 litre’s of potato fungicide stolen.
Two lambs have been stolen from a field in Stowbridge.
A locked New Holland T6070 tractor with index number HX59JXL has been taken from a farm at Blofield Heath.
A quantity of fishing tackle has been taken from Attlebridge.
A black Toyota Hilux with index number DS57NFR has been stolen from Whittington.
A Westfield Ride on lawn mower has been taken from Fordham.
We are continuing to take reports of unknown persons offering to sell Generators and power tools from vans at your doorstep, These sellers will not offer any consumer protection, so can we advise you to ‘Say No’ and report these incidents to the Police and trading Standards.
Crime prevention visits
Please make contact with us to request crime prevention visits. We will be happy to visit and offer advice
Royal Norfolk Show- 28th and 29th June
If you want to see any of the team face to face, the majority of us will be there for the Royal Norfolk Show where we are having an Emergency Services Village alongside Norfolk Fire & Rescue, Coastguard, East Anglia Air Ambulance and the Ambulance Service. We are sited opposite the Dereham Gate.
DC Andy Brown will also be available and will be sited in the NFU stand should you wish to speak with him.
Wildlife Crime: WildlifeCrime@norfolk.pnn.police.uk
If you are aware of an incident or offence taking place there and then or shortly afterwards please dial 999. The above inbox will not be monitored 24/7 but it will provide you with a direct way to contact our Wildlife Crime Officers. We look forward to hearing from you.
Your local Wildlife Crime Officers:
Insp Jon Papworth WCO Lead
Sgt Andy Tomlinson
PCSO Helen Maxwell
PC Ben Clark
Kings Lynn / Downham Market
Pc Maria Asker
PC Jim Squires
PS Richard Bedder
PC Jason Pegden
PC Stu Doe
DI Tom SMITH
PCSO Mac Cornaby
Until next time, have a great week and make the most of the sunshine.