Tag: Burglary

Borough Burglary Roundup

Despite the police’s  recent success in securing burglary convictions light fingered housebreakers continue to inflict misery on Eastleigh residents. A large LCD television and a laptop were among items stolen recently in burglaries across the Borough.  A house in Lakewood road Chandlers Ford was broken into between 11am and 3pm.Thursday November 4th.  Around £10,000 worth of value items…

Busted

Police officers have arrested six men and two youths following early morning raids at 14 addresses across Southampton today. Detectives from Lyndhurst CID plus more than 100 officers were involved in the operation which forms part of an ongoing investigation into a series of burglaries involving the theft of cigarettes. All eight, whose ages range…

Daylight Robbery

Have you seen anyone walking through Eastleigh carrying a top-of-the range 40” flat screen telly recently? Cops are appealing for witnesses following an audacious daytime burglary in the centre of Eastleigh on Wednesday, September 22. The incident occurred between 6.55am and 3.15pm at an address in Blenheim Road. A black 40inch Sony Bravia LCD television-…

Cops warn on cheap fags

Recession hit smokers are behind the latest crime wave in Hampshire according to the Police. They say demand for cheap smokes from cash strapped nicotine junkies has resulted in a string of burglaries at commercial premises across the area between July 20 and September 16 during which thousands of pounds worth of cigarettes have been…

Police raid Eastleigh houses

Detectives from the Serious and Organised Crime Unit in Southampton have arrested and charged a total of six people following a series of early morning raids. At 6am on Tuesday, August 24, officers conducted searches at six different addresses across Southampton and Eastleigh in connection with an investigation into a number of high-value burglaries. Five…

One Stop Hit Twice

Police are appealing for witnesses after a shop in Bursledon, Eastleigh, was targeted by thieves twice in the same week. The One Stop store in Portsmouth Road was broken into overnight on Monday July 12 and then again in the early hours of Thursday July 15. Cigarettes and alcohol were stolen from the store during…

Brambridge Break In

Following news that Burglars had struck in Chandlers Ford and West End Police are also now appealing for witnesses after a break in at a home in Brambridge. The house near the junction of Church Lane and Highbridge Road was targeted by burglars between 7 and 8pm on Monday, February 1. The offenders smashed a…

Borough Burglary Spree

Police are appealing for information after Burglaries in the Chandlers Ford and West End areas of the Borough High value jewellery and electrical items were stolen from three addresses in Chandler’s Ford between 6.45am and 4.30pm on Monday, February 1. Two of the burglaries were at properties in Shaftesbury Avenue; the third was at an…