Saturday, March 23, 2019

Crime News

Drugs, equipment and trainers seized following raid in Swindon

Drugs, electronic equipment and trainers have been seized following a raid in Swindon this morning.

Officers from the Swindon South...

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Swindon man pleads guilty to stealing from former employer

A Swindon man has been given a two-year suspended prison sentence after pleading guilty to stealing £40,000 worth of...

Can you help? – Assault in High Street, Royal Wootton Bassett

Wiltshire Police are investigating an assault which occurred in the early hours of Saturday 3 March 2019 in Royal...

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Witness appeal following disorder in Frampton Close

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information about a disorder which occurred in Frampton Close, Swindon at 7pm on Friday...

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Council tenant given two year prison sentence after admitting to fraud charges

Swindon Borough Council has successfully prosecuted a tenant who over a number of years deceived the Borough over his...

Operation Sceptre round-up for March 2019

Wiltshire Police's latest knife crime prevention campaign has seen a number of knives and weapons recovered during the week...

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Teenager arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs

A 16-year-old boy was arrested on suspicion of possession of class A drugs last week.

At approximately 1.30pm on March...

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Police appeal for information after attempted robbery in West Swindon

A 15-year-old boy was the victim of an attempted robbery in West Swindon at the weekend.

At approximately 5.10pm on...

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Attempted burglary at Swindon Cricket Club

Wiltshire Police are investigating an attempted burglary at Swindon Cricket Club in County Road at the weekend.

The incident happened...

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Hit and run incident reported on M4 hardshoulder

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hit by car on the hard shoulder of the M4...

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Prolific burglar sentenced to three years in prison

A prolific burglar has been sentenced to three years in prison after breaking into a home in Swindon.

Frankie O’Dwyer,...

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Man assaulted at boxing match at Oasis, Swindon

Wiltshire Police are appealing for witnesses to a serious assault which occurred at the Oasis Leisure Centre at the...

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Man charged following Operation Spectre stop and search

A Swindon man has been charged with possession of a bladed article in a pubic place.

It follows the stop...

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Two men fined hundreds of pounds for fishing illegally

Two men have been fined over £300 for fishing illegally in the River Ebble, near Salisbury.

Noel Delvin, 26, of...