Wiltshire South (Salisbury) Community Policing Team – Daily crime summary
Crimes will be listed by location under the headings of Salisbury, Alderbury (area traditionally policed from Alderbury Police Stn) and Wilton (area traditionally policed from Wilton Police Stn).
Please find below a summary of local crimes which have been reported in the last 48hrs (Please note this is a summary, it is not possible to list all crimes due to confidentiality issues e.g. some violent offences or for domestic disputes).
18/07/17 – Theft – (8am-1215pm) – City centre – offender stole bank cards and bus pass whilst owner was shopping
20/07/17 – Theft (4pm-4-15pm) – New Canal – offender stole wallet and Iphone from bag being carried on shoulder
Alderbury community area
No crimes to report in this period
Wilton community area
20/07/17 – Criminal Damage (prior to 6-20am) – South Newton – blue Landrover 90 driven onto land and across fields causing damage – hare coursing – similar ongoing reports at Stoford
20/07/17 – Theft – (11-45am-1-15pm) – National Trust car park, Dinton – offenders smashed window of parked car, reached in and stole handbag from under seat
Please contact us if you have any information which might assist us with our investigations into these incidents. Can I remind you all that crimes need to be reported via 101.
Missing man - George Bassett – found
We are pleased to report that George Bassett, the 82-year-old man who has been missing from Nomansland, Salisbury, since 18 July, has today been found safe and well.
Mr Bassett was found by police search teams and Wiltshire Search and Rescue (WILSAR) working alongside each other.
The wife of Mr Bassett would like to thank everyone involved in the search efforts including the police officers, volunteers from WILSAR and the local community for their support and help. e Police would also like to thanks the volunteers of WILSAR for their invaluable help in this search.
Pc Matt HOLLAND and Pc Tracey HOLLOWAY
Community Policing Coordinators
Wiltshire South (Salisbury) Community Policing Team
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