Tag: Eastleigh Police

Party ends in punch up

An engagement party at the towns Railway Institute ended on sour note after a fight involving a number of people started outside the club. The police were called to the club at 11 pm on Saturday night and found a 35 year-old Southampton man who had been assaulted after he intervened to break up the…

Fleming park assault latest

Officers from Eastleigh police are continuing to work hard to solve the vicious attack on Daniel May which occurred Saturday 31 March, 11.30pm near the Fleming Park skate park. The 25 year-old fork lift driver form West End was left unconscious after being set upon after a night out in the Town. Yesterday morning two…

Fleming Park assault victim speaks out

The victim of Sunday’s vicious attack at Fleming Park has vowed not to let the thugs win and stop him from leading a normal life. Eastleigh News has also learnt that two arrests have been made and a 15 and a 16 year old have been bailed until May while Police continue with their inquires. Daniel May, a…

Mountain Bike stolen from Fleming Park Leisure Centre

A Cube Analogue Mountain bike worth £550 was stolen this morning from outside Fleming Park Leisure Centre between 10.10 am – 11.30 am. The bike was locked to the cycle rack at the front of the leisure centre whilst the owner, a 28 year old woman, used the centre gym.  She discovered that both the…

Police appeal for info following weekend crimes

Police in Eastleigh are appealing for help after a robbery and a burglary the town over the weekend. The first incident occurred in Chestnut Avenue. At around 11am on Friday two men approached a pair of college students in a bus stop opposite Alderman Quilley school on Chestnut Ave. They threatened the students with knives and demanded their mobile phones.…

Council buys police speed camera

Eastleigh Borough Council in partnership with Eastleigh Police has again responded to the wishes of local residents and acted to help tackle the issue of vehicles speeding in residential roads in Eastleigh town centre. A recent residents’ survey that took place in 2011 showed that speeding through the estates and main roads of Eastleigh is…

Police charge Lidl Vodka snatch suspects

Eastleigh Police have issued a warning to would be thieves after they tracked down and charged two men who snatched a case of Vodka from Lidl on Tuesday. The thieves tried to drive away with a member of staff sprawled on the bonnet of their car but despite this brave effort stop the suspects, they…

Police screen for drugs in Town Centre

Police in Eastleigh  conducted an operation targeting drug users in the Town Centre last Friday night. A team of eight officers, both uniformed and plain clothed, carried out drug screening and searched people at two venues in the town. Officers from the Safer Streets, Targeted Patrol Team and a Safer Neighbourhoods teams, took part in…

Councillor praises town centre cops

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The work of Eastleigh Town Centre’s beat Bobbies has come in for praise by local councillors. On Tuesday Cllr Chris Thomas, Chair of Eastleigh Local Area Committee, updated fellow members on the progress the Safer Neighbourhoods Team had made in arresting and charging burglars in the area as part of ‘Operation Nemesis’, a county wide…