Crime Updates

Alert message sent 05/08/2019 11:53:00

Information sent on behalf of Wiltshire Police

Please find below details relating to the Community Impactive Crimes that have occurred over the last  in the 72 hours in Bradford on Avon, Trowbridge and Melksham areas :

Bradford on Avon
Crime - Theft
02/08/2019 12:37
POUND LANE, BRADFORD ON AVON, a suspect has stolen the victim’s purse containing her drivers licence and two bank cards, from the victim’s rucksack which was left unattended.

Crime – Public Order offences
02/08/2019 19:18
 KENNET & AVON CANAL, BRADFORD-ON-AVON, a suspect has shouted using abusive language to the victim causing the victim to feel alarm and distress

Crime - Violence Against the Person
03/08/2019 09:40
STAVERTON, TROWBRIDGE, Whilst the victim has been walking her dog,  3 other dogs have approached the victim and then pounced on  the victim’s dog.  The 3 dogs then jumped up onto the victim and bitten her on the right forearm causing the skin to break and bleed

Crime - Burglary Residential (Dwelling)
02/08/2019 11:53
ROUNDSTONE STREET, TROWBRIDGE, a suspect has gained entry to the victim’s property and they have stolen a black 42 inch Toshiba television.  

Crime - Violence Against the Person
02/08/2019 22:36
ST STEPHENS LEISURE PARK, ST STEPHENS PLACE, TROWBRIDGE,  Two male suspects have been being disorderly and spitting and have then verbally abused the victim after he has asked them to settle down. One  of suspects has then punched the victim to the mouth causing his teeth to come out. The two suspects have then fled from the scene.

Crime - Burglary Residential (Shed/Garage etc)
03/08/2019 11:40
KEATES CLOSE, TROWBRIDGE, a suspect has gained entry to a shed and threw a quantity of wood onto the grass outside in the rear garden of the property.  Nothing has been stolen.

Crime – Vehicle offences
03/08/2019 06:40
CHERRY GARDENS, TROWBRIDGE,  a suspect has stolen van from the victim’s driveway.

Crime – Arson and Criminal Damage
03/08/2019 14:04
CLARENDON AVENUE, TROWBRIDGE, a suspect has smashed a wing mirror from the victim’s vehicle.

ASB - Nuisance
04/08/2019 00:34
CASTLE STREET, TROWBRIDGE,  Male has been arrested for being drunk and disorderly.
Colin Christopher DAWSON, aged 38 of HULL, has been bailed to appear before Salisbury Magistrates Court on 23rd August 2018.

Transport - Road related offence
04/08/2019 01:45
HILPERTON ROAD, TROWBRIDGE,  Male has been arrested for driving a motor vehicle over the prescribed limit.
Joseph Robertson, aged 60 from Trowbridge has been bailed to appear before Salisbury Magistrates Court on 23rd August 2019.

Crime – Arson and Criminal Damage
04/08/2019 08:10
MORTIMER STREET, TROWBRIDGE,  a suspect has scratched the victim’s vehicle causing damage on  all panels except the bonnet.

Crime – Arson and Criminal Damage
02/08/2019 10:06
WOODROW ROAD, MELKSHAM, a  suspect has made a deep scratch along the passenger’s side of the victim’s vehicle from the front to the rear under the windows.
Crime - Burglary Residential (Dwelling)
04/08/2019 19:55
SEMINGTON ROAD, MELKSHAM,  a suspect has entered the premise and once inside the suspect has taken Luis Vuitton handbag that had banking cards, cash and car keys.

Crime – Vehicle offences
04/08/2019 16:24
GRANVILLE ROAD, MELKSHAM, a suspect has stolen the rear and sides from the tipper on the vehicle.
Can I please remind you all, that any crimes need to be reported via 101, or 999 in an emergency. I am unable to take reports of crime via e-mail.

Darren Foulger
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Darren Foulger (Police, Community Co-ordinator, CPT West Wiltshire )

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