Category: Crime

Archive of Crime Stories in Eastleigh News area from December 2009 including burglary, robbery, assault and ASB.

Commissioner’s “absolute confidence” in police chief

Hampshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner has expressed his “absolute confidence” in the county’s top cop, Chief Constable Andy Marsh after receiving an update on the progress of Operation Oregon –despite calls to suspend him from duty. Last week Ukip County Councillor Tony Hooke delivered a letter in person to Commissioner Simon Hayes demanding he suspend…

Police Station closure plan sparks protest

Eastleigh Police station

  News that Eastleigh police station has been earmarked for closure has drawn an angry reaction from local Ukip activists but Hampshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner Simon Hayes says relocating the station elsewhere in Eastleigh will save money and he has pledged to maintain current policing levels. Around a dozen protestors gathered outside the 90…

Police name murder victim

Police have named 35 year-old Choudhry Zishan as the victim of yesterday’s ‘extreme and sickening’ assault which is now the subject of a murder enquiry. Mr Choudhry who ran the Newsmarket newsagent opposite the Chamberlayne on High St was married with a young child. A post mortem has found the cause of death as trauma…