Residential Burglary and other Crime Report 08 Feb 2021
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Dear Surrey Heath members.
Please find below details of the currently reported burglaries (or attempted burglaries) to residential properties (including shed break-ins) as well as other crime statistics over the last period (31 Jan - 08 Feb 2021). Summary details of these are provided in the list below.
Please note, where known I have used the approximate actual incident date/times rather than date the incident was reported (as there can be differences).
04 Feb (12:00) – 08 Feb (10:30). High Street. Attempted break-in to a residential detached garage. Tampering/damage to the lock.
06 Feb (18:00) – 07 Feb (02:30). Malthouse Lane. Offender(s) have entered house through unlocked front UPVC door and have stolen vehicle key which was laying on the stairs. Victim's white coloured BMW has been stolen. Vehicle later recovered at site of RTC.
To provide a further idea of the activities of the Surrey Heath Police team, there were 123 new incidents/occurrences being looked into during this period. A summary of these is given below along with some accompanying notes later;
Absconder/AWOL/Wanted (3), Burglary Business & Community (1*), Burglary Residential (2), Child Protection Incident (3), Concern For Safety (2), Coronavirus (9), Crime Other (6), Crime Public Order (1**), Crime Vehicle (9***), Criminal Damage (6), CSE Risk Management (1), Custody Admin (1), Domestic Incident (12), Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme – R2A (1), Domestic Violence Disclosure Scheme – R2K (1), Drug Seizure (2), Drugs (5****), Drunk/Drug In Charge (1), Family File (2), Fraud Being Investigated (1*****), Fraud Vulnerable Victim (2*****), High Risk Vulnerable Adult Incident (1), Missing Person – High Risk (2), Missing Person – Medium Risk (2), Neighbour Dispute (1), Not A Crime (1), Out of Force Enquiries (2), Pets/Domesticated Animals (1), Problem Solving (2), Public Order (1), Sexual Offence (1), Sudden Death Non Suspicious (3), Suspicious Incident (1), Theft (4******), Use of Force – Unknown Person (2), Violent Crime Other (5), Violent Domestic (4), Vulnerable Adult Incident (17).
*Suspects entered supermarket warehouse area dressed as employees, loaded a trolley with alcohol and walked trolley back to car (Camberley).
**Security at shopping centre threatened by teenage male who was trespassing and refusing to wear a mask (Camberley).
***Catalytic converter theft (or attempted theft) from Toyota Prius (Camberley), catalytic converter theft - stolen from VW Beetle whilst on road outside property (Windlesham), catalytic converter cut off and stolen from Mazda MX5 parked outside in the residential car park (Lightwater), catalytic convertor stolen from Honda CRV whilst parked on driveway (Lightwater), third party witnessed suspects trying to entry entry to vehicle after alarm heard from van, suspects unsuccessful and made off in another car (Frimley), 2 nearside tyres slashed overnight outside victim’s home address (Camberley), Mercedes C200 taken without consent – vehicle later returned (Lightwater), theft of power tools from white van whilst parked on road outside victim’s home address overnight (Frimley), theft of catalytic convertor from Audi A1 (Lightwater), catalytic converter theft from Honda Accord (Lightwater).
****Vehicle stopped and searched - cannabis located in boot, CR issued (Camberley), male stopped in vehicle and found in possession of cannabis (Camberley), male stopped by police and found to be in possession of large quantity drugs and also driving whilst under the influence of drugs -both driver and passenger arrested for possession with intent to supply class-B (Camberley), suspect has surrendered cannabis concealed in his underwear (West End).
*****Non vulnerable elderly victim has received several calls from an alleged claims advisor, telling him to purchase a paysafe card from his local shop so £3,700 can be given back to him. Victim has not done this - scammer called using 2 different numbers (Frimley), elderly vicim with dementia has received scam call from Scottish male asking for money, however no details or money given (Bisley), report that victim was target of bank fraud (Chobham).
******Inc; theft of cycle - black Flite Phaser 2 Dual Suspension (Frimley), report of shop lifting (Camberley), persons in a flat bed van have entered a trade premises yard by breaking a security barrier and have stolen plastic Dolav box pallets (Frimley).
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 or any other events then please call 101 or alternatively, you can use the online reporting system https://www.surrey.police.uk/ro/report/ocr/af/how-to-report-a-crime/
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
For information and advice regards Cybercrime and Fraud please visit cyberaware.gov.uk and www.actionfraud.police.uk
Kind regards and please stay safe and well.
Community Engagement Volunteer (Surrey Heath) Rob.Freeman@surrey.pnn.police.uk
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