Category: Police

Police find missing person

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Update 19 July: Hampshire Police have informed us that Gary Millar, the 53-year-old Hedge End man who was reported missing on Thursday, July 18, was found safe and well in Southampton shortly after midnight this morning. He has been reunited with his family. A Police spokesman said; Thank you for your assistance in locating Mr…

Daylight Robbery in Eastleigh

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Police in Eastleigh are appealing for witnesses after a pizza delivery driver was robbed. A 28-year-old woman was sent to deliver a pizza to a home in Desborough Road at around 12.45am on Saturday, July 13. When she arrived the residents said it wasn’t for them. She left the property and was then approached by…

Why I tweet..

  Popular local Police Sergeant Chris Spellerberg is moving from Eastleigh Central’s Safer Neighbourhood Team to a new posting in Southampton next week. In the two years he has been here, the Eastleigh Police twitter account has grown from zero to 8,000 followers. The bicycling bobby believes use of social media has helped fight crime in the…

£20,000 worth of IT equipment stolen from college

Over £20,000 worth of computer equipment has been stolen from Barton Peveril College. Staff walking into the first-floor IT suite on Monday morning  were shocked to discover that no less than 21 Apple iMac (2012) all-in-one desktop computers, worth £1,100 each, were missing. The expensive high-end computers are standard in many media and IT industries and…

Police launch new community forum

Eastleigh Police launched a new community initiative last week designed to give residents a regular forum to discuss their crime and public order concerns with local beat officers, councillors and council officers. The informal sessions provide a talking shop under the banner of ‘Partners and Community Together’ (PACT) which can cover a wide range of…

Police Hunt Fair-Weather Flasher

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Southampton Police are appealing for information and witnesses after a man exposed himself to a woman walker. Between 5.15 and 7pm Saturday, April 20, a 39-year-old Southampton woman was walking on a footpath leading to Victoria Country Park when she saw a man urinating in public. The man left on a mountain bike, but was…

Police ask locals to name their priorities

Residents in Eastleigh have a chance to meet up with local their local police community teams to discuss an concerns or issues and help decide on what they should concentrate their resources The meeting, part of an initiative called ‘Partners and Communities Together” (PACT) will also have councillors and council community safety representatives on hand…