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Posts Tagged ‘ Hampshire Police ’

Burglars strike twice on same day

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March 29, 2017
Burglars strike twice on same day

Two homes were burgled within hours of each other in West End last week. The daytime raids took place on Wednesday (22 March) and in both cases glass panels were smashed to force entry. One of the homes targeted was at Catherine Close where sometime between 9am and 2pm, a full length glass front...
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Family release pic of murder victim

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March 28, 2017
Family release pic of murder victim

The family of a Winchester murder victim have released a photograph of him as Police renew their appeal for witnesses. The body of Carl Scott, 37 was found at house off Thurmond Crescent on the Stanmore estate on Wednesday (March 22). Detective Chief Inspector Dave Morgan, who is leading ‘Operation Teasel’, said: “We have...
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Arrest in Winchester murder enquiry

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March 25, 2017

Police have arrested a man in connection with their enquiry into the murder of 37 year-old Carl Scott in Stanmore on Wednesday. A 58-year-old from Winchester was arrested yesterday evening and is currently being held in police custody for questioning. Officers had called to a house in Birch Court, off Thurmond Crescent on Wednesday...
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Chief Constable: ‘Terror risk in Hants low’

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March 23, 2017
Chief Constable: ‘Terror risk in Hants low’

Hampshire’s top police officer has issued a statement to reassure residents there is no immediate threat of terrorism in the county and that the force would be reviewing security procedures following the events at Westminster yesterday In a statement released earlier Chief Constable Olivia Pinkney first expressed the sympathy of the constabulary to those...
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Another woman assaulted in Eastleigh town centre

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July 11, 2016
Another woman assaulted in Eastleigh town centre

Police are again appealing for witnesses following an assualt in Eastleigh Town Centre on Saturday night, just yards away from the scene of another assault 10 days ago. In both cases the victim was female. The  latest incident happened at some time between 3am and 4am on Saturday (July 8) on Leigh Road recreation...
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Police warn on bogus gardener in Hedge End

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June 22, 2016
Police warn on bogus gardener in Hedge End

Police are warning residents in Hedge End after an elderly man paid for gardening work that wasn’t carried out. At around 2pm on yesterday,(Tuesday June 21) a man knocked on the door of a house on Mallard Gardens and claimed to be from the council. The man said there’d been a complaint about an...
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Eastleigh Police and Fire HQ Flies LGBT flag

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June 14, 2016
Eastleigh Police and Fire HQ Flies LGBT flag

The Lesbian Gay Bisexual and Transgender rainbow flag is being flown at half mast at the Strategic Police and Fire HQ in Eastleigh. And in an act of remembrance and solidarity one minute’s silence was held at 3pm today for the victims and  survivors of Sunday’s deadly attack at the Pulse Club in Orlando,...
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Cyclist mugged in Hedge End

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February 9, 2016
Cyclist mugged in Hedge End

A man cycling home from work was set upon by a gang in Hedge End. Police are appealing for witnesses and have released CCTV images following the attempted robbery on Saturday night (February 5). The 18-year-old man was cycling along the motorway bridge on St John’s Road, at 10.15pm on when a gang of...
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Minister visits Hampshire Fire and Police HQ

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January 29, 2016
Minister visits Hampshire Fire and Police HQ

Police and Fire Minister Mike Penning visited Hampshire Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS) and Hampshire Constabulary’s joint HQ on Leigh Rd, Eastleigh. ​The Police and Fire Minister met with senior Hampshire fire and police staff. ​Mr Penning was welcomed by Deputy Chief Officer Neil Odin and Assistant Chief Constable David Pryde, as well as...
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Update: Care home Murder investigation

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September 20, 2014
Update: Care home Murder investigation

A 36 year-old Southampton woman has been bailed on suspicion of  murder following the  death of a 96-year-old woman at Abbey House Care Home, in Netley Abbey on Saturday, September 13. Police have described the death of  resident Ethel Baldwin – known as ‘Joyce’ –  as “suspicious” and initially arrested the suspect  on Friday...
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Hedge End Police seek indecent snapper

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July 28, 2014
Hedge End Police seek indecent snapper

Police in Hedge End are appealing for information after a  woman reported that a man had taken a photo up her skirt. At sometime between 8.35am and 8.40am on Tuesday, July 22 the 22-year-old victim was stood at the bus stop on Lower Northam Road, Hedge End. A man approached the woman and then...
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UPDATE: Ukip county councillor held in assault probe

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May 15, 2014
UPDATE: Ukip county councillor held in assault probe

Police investigating an alleged assault have arrested the Deputy Leader of the Ukip group on Hampshire County Council. Cllr Tony Hooke, who is the councilor for Andover South, was arrested yesterday in connection with an alleged incident at Portsmouth Guildhall during the launch of Ukip’s South East European Election campaign on April 28. The...
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Local woman in alleyway bleach attack

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May 13, 2014
Local woman in alleyway bleach attack

A local woman had to be taken to hospital yesterday after an assailant squirted a liquid, thought to be bleach, at her head. It happened in an alleyway between Newtown Road and George Street between 9.20 and 9.30am on Monday May 12. The 46-year-old local woman has told officers someone approached her from behind...
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Police hunt Lakeside flasher

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May 6, 2014
Police hunt Lakeside flasher

Police are hunting a man who indecently exposed himself at Lakeside Country Park on Friday.  A 31-year-old woman, who had been walking at the Country Park, reported a man driving a dark coloured Ford S-Max had opened the door of his vehicle and exposed himself to her in the car park. The car was...
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Man robbed at knifepoint in alley

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May 6, 2014
Man robbed at knifepoint in alley

  A man has been robbed at knifepoint in Eastleigh this morning (May 6) The 25-year-old man was walking alone along the alleyway between High street, Market Street and Cherbourg Road just after midnight ( May 6). He was approached by three men all wearing dark coloured hooded tops. They demanded money and when...
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