Residential Burglary and other Crime Report 15 February 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 (08-15 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).
12 Feb (13:10 - 14:20). Upper Chobham Road. Family have had their property broken into whilst out of the house. They returned to find that there had been a forced entry gained through a rear window and an untidy search of the house had been carried out.
14 Feb (03:09 - 03:48). Bosman Drive. Property was broken into via the rear and the keys for an Audi Q3 RS were taken from a key hook which was adjacent to the front door. The vehicle was taken however it was later recovered by Thames Valley Police after a pursuit.
To provide a further idea of the activities of the Surrey Heath Police team, there were 140 new incidents/occurrences being looked into during this period. A summary of these is given below along with some accompanying notes later;
Assault On Police (1), Burglary Residential (2), CCE Risk Management (1), Child Protection Incident (8), Concern For Safety (1), Coronavirus (18), Crime Other (7), Crime Public Order (2), Crime Vehicle (6*), Criminal Damage (5), CSE Risk Management (2), Custody Admin (2), Domestic Incident (9), Drug Seizure (2**), Drugs (5**), Drunk/Drug In Charge (1), Hate/Diversity Incident (1), High Risk Vulnerable Adult Incident (1), Master Occurrence (3***), Missing Person – Medium Risk (1), Neighbour Dispute (1), Not A Crime (1), Offensive Weapon (1), Out of Force Enquiries (1), Prescribed Limit Offence (1), Public Order (5), Robbery (1****), Stalking Harassment (1), Sudden Death Non Suspicious (3), Suspicious Incident (4*****), Theft (18******), Use of Force – Unknown Person (2), Violent Crime Other (1), Violent Crime Public Place (3), Violent Domestic (7), Vulnerable Adult Incident (10), Wildlife (2).
*Inc; locks taken off a Vauxhall Movano van, entry gained and gardening tools stolen from inside (Camberley), residents woken by sound of vehicle alarm and disturbed two persons who had broken into works van and stolen bag of tools, who then threw bottle of fluid at male witness (Mytchett), overnight the quarter-light of van was broken and lock ripped out of the near side in residential area (Frimley Green), damage caused to victim’s Citreon Berlingo van during attempted break-in (Bisley), during evening a light coloured estate car pulled up alongside Toyota Hiace van parked on the road outside the house. A male got out from the passenger side of the vehicle with a bar in his hand and smashed the passenger side window of the van. He unlocked the van and attempted to open the sliding side door, then got back in the car drove off. The whole incident took about 2 minutes. (Lightwater), front and rear index plates stolen from VW Scirocco parked whilst victim was out walking (Camberley).
**inc; male searched and a small herbal substance was found (Frimley), male found in possession of a cannabis joint (Camberley), female vehicle passenger searched and a single wrap of white powder was surrendered to police (Bagshot), call from resident who found red balloon filled with white powder in their back garden (Camberley), whilst at domestic incident, an LSD tab handed to police. Unable to ID owner of item, so seized for destruction (Lightwater).
***Inc; vehicle stopped and drugs, mobile phones & cash located - occupants arrested for drug and driving offences (Frimley).
****Female has been hit to the face whilst purchasing cannabis (Camberley).
*****Inc; police recovery of stolen vehicle which contained stolen goods (Mytchett), suspicious male taking photos of informant’s van (Frimley), on two separate occasions the same person has been scouting the informants property (Mytchett).
******Inc; male has interfered with a motor vehicle and stolen items from within (Mytchett), theft from boot of taxi (Bagshot), catalytic converter has been stolen from vehicle whilst parked in Hilliars garden centre car park (Bagshot).
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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