Tag: Burglary

Police launch investigation after £60k worth of budgies stolen

A valuable collection of budgies worth more than £60,ooo has been stolen from an elderly breeder in Romsey. About 400 budgies were stolen from 74-year-old victim had been building up the extensive collection of the birds for over 50 years. They were in a large locked aviary in his back garden in Upton Crescent which had security lighting.…

£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 Hunt Drugs Theives

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Police at Eastleigh are warning the public to be wary, if they are offered prescription drugs. The warning comes after £500 worth of medication was reported stolen from a flat in Newtown Road, Eastleigh, on Tuesday, April 16. The occupier of the flat, a 44-year-old man, told police he left his premises for an hour…

Have a Safer Christmas this year

          Christmas is a time to celebrate and have fun. But for some it can provide opportunity to take advantage of those who are vulnerable and susceptable to crime.   Eastleigh police want you to have a safer Christmas this year and under the banner of “Operation Cracker” they are cracking…

Police hunt biker burglar

Eastleigh CID are appealing for sightings of a black sporty motorbike which has been seen at or near houses that have been burgled in Ashurst, West End, North Baddesley and Ampfield. The appeal comes after a burglary at Winchester Road, Ampfield on Saturday, November 24. Between 2 and 2.30pm, entry was forced to a property…

Thieves strike at Chandler’s Ford building site

Police in Eastleigh are investigating the theft of tools and equipment from a construction site compound in Chalvington Road Chandler’s Ford. Offenders gained entry to the site sometime between 3pm on Tuesday, November 20 and 7am on Wednesday, November 21. Once inside the compound entry was forced to a locked temporary building through a window.  …