Please find below details of the currently reported burglaries or attempted burglaries to residential properties (including shed break-ins) over the last period (04 – 13 May 2020). Summary details of these are provided in the list below.
Please note, where known we have used the approximate actual incident date/times rather than date the incident was reported (as there can be differences).
10-May-2020 (20:00). Dukes Covert. 3 male suspects (black clothing and balaclavas) forced entry to detached property via the front door, held the residents in an upstairs bedroom and conducted an untidy search of the upstairs.
13-May-2020 (20:28). Greenbank Way. Attempted burglary. Resident has returned home and noticed that the exterior Yale lock has been removed from his front door. No entry was gained.
To provide a further idea of the activities of the Surrey Heath Police team, this week there were 146 new incidents/occurrences being looked into. A summary of these is given below;
Assault on Police (4)*, Burglary Business and Community (2), Burglary Residential, (2)Child Protection Incident (5), Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme (1), Coronavirus (17) **, Crime Other (6), Crime Public Order (3), Crime Vehicle (1), Criminal Damage (2), Custody Admin (3), Domestic Incident (14), Drugs (10), Drunk / Drug in Charge (4), Family File (3), Firearms – Non Notifiable Crime (1), Fraud Vulnerable Victim (2), Hate / Diversity Incident (2), Mental Health (1), Neighbour Dispute (5), Not a Crime (1), Pets / Domesticated Animals (3), Prescribed Limit Offence (1), Problem Solving (1), Public Order (1), Sexual Offence (3), Stalking / Harassment (2), Sudden Death Non Suspicious (2), Suspicious Incident (3), Theft (13)***, Violent Crime Other (2), Violent Crime Public Place (1), Violent Domestic (1), Vulnerable Adult Incident (19), Wildlife (1).
Notes on the above;
* A number of these were people spitting at police.
** Including people holding parties in their gardens with people other than the occupants.
*** One of these reports was the theft of a catalytic convertor from a vehicle, a number of others were thefts of pedal cycles.
Details from a number of these incidents may have been passed on to the specialist police burglary unit and where suspect vehicle number plates have been spotted, these too are circulated for ANPR notification.
As always, the local neighbourhood team are keen to receive information on all crime spotted or believed to have occurred as this can assist with ongoing enquiries, as well as helping to build up their wider intelligence picture.
If you believe you have any information relating to any of these events then please call 101 or alternatively, you can use the online reporting system
You can also give information, 100% anonymously, to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111; or through their anonymous online form: https://crimestoppers-uk.org/
And to assist in helping you protect your residential property and its contents please see the crime prevention advice here: https://www.surrey.police.uk/burglary
Kind Regards and please stay safe and well.
Community Engagement Volunteer (Surrey Heath)
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Rob Freeman (Surrey Police, Volunteer, Surrey Heath)