Tag: Vandalism

Vandals close paddling pool

Eastleigh’s popular paddling pool has been put out of use by vandals and  is currently closed for repair . The pool at Fleming Park was closed on Saturday 18 June after it was vandalised overnight. The damage caused the pool to empty and work is now underway to fix the issue, however, it is likely…

Lakeside toilet block set on fire

Police are appealing for witnesses after the male toilet block at Lakeside Country Park park was set on fire at around 2pm on Saturday September 20. . Officers would particularly like to speak to a woman who alerted the park’s staff to the fire, as her details were not taken and she is a vital…

Hedge End vandals close town pool

While the country continues to bask in a heatwave and children start their school holidays Hedge End families won’t be able to access the towns paddling pool which has had to be closed due to the actions of a group of young vandals. On Thursady evening a group of teenage boys aged between 12 –…

Yobs riot in centre of Eastleigh

Residents in central Eastleigh  were subjected to an orgy of vandalism last night as a gang of yobs described by one terrified resident as ‘completely out of control’ and by another as a ‘pack of animals’  ran around the streets and alleyways  shouting and screaming while upending wheelie bins and attacking parked cars. A least…

Windscreens smashed in more yob mayhem

More vehicles have been damaged in Fair oak over the weekend. Police are appealing for witnesses after another four cars were damaged on Sunday October 3. This follows an incident a few weeks ago when around ten cars along Fair Oak Road and Itchen Avenue had their wing mirrors ripped off. See reports on local…

Fair Oak counts cost of wing mirror rampage

Fair Oak motorists have been left counting the cost of repairs after ten vehicles were damaged on Friday night September 10. Police are appealing for information on the incidents which occurred in Fair Oak Road and Itchen Avenue between 7pm on Friday and 8am on Saturday September 11. Wing mirrors were either ripped off the…

Hedge End Sheds damaged

Safer Neighbourhoods officers in Hedge End are appealing for witnesses or information after several sheds were damaged at the allotments in Upper Northam Drive, Hedge End. Vandals entered the site sometime overnight on Saturday evening, March 20 and Sunday morning, March 21, and caused damage to at least ten sheds in the latest of a…