Residential Burglary and other Crime Report 22 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 (15 - 22 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).
18 Feb (17:00) – 19 Feb (15:00). Elsenwood Crescent. Entry via smashing rear French door. Search of bedrooms made by intruder(s).
21 Feb (20:25-20:31). Gordon Avenue. Unknown males have forced entry to multi occupancy house and have assaulted two residents and damaged property.
16 Feb (06:15). London Road. Unknown persons have entered rear garden of house and gained entry to property via insecure patio door.
To provide a further idea of the activities of the Surrey Heath Police team, there were 115 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 (1), Assault On Police (2), Burglary Business & Community (2*), Burglary Residential (3), Child Protection Incident (6), Child Sex Offender Disclosure Scheme (1), Collapse/Illness/Injury (1), Concern For Safety (4), Coronavirus (13), Crime Other (4**), Crime Public Order (3), Crime Vehicle (2***), Criminal Damage (1), CSE Risk Management (1), Domestic Incident (6), Drug Seizure (1****), Drugs (6****), Fraud Being Investigated (1*****), Fraud Vulnerable Victim (3******), Master Occurrence (1), Mental Health (2), Missing Person – High Risk (4), Missing Person – Medium Risk (1), Neighbour Dispute (3), Not A Crime (1), Out of Force Enquiries (1), Problem Solving (1), Road Related Offence (1), Sexual Offence (2), Stalking / Harassment (1), Sudden Death Non Suspicious (1), Suspicious Incident (2*******), Theft (13********), Use of Force – Unknown Person (2), Violent Crime Other (3), Violent Domestic (9), Vulnerable Adult Incident (7), Wildlife (1).
*Items stolen from storage containers on building site (a wacker plate/compacter plate (for tarmac) and a hydraulic breaker (Deepcut), business premises (hair salon) currently closed due to Covid guidelines broken into and items stolen (Camberley).
**Inc 2 x reports of people fishing in a no fishing area (Frimley).
***2 males spotted breaking into van (Camberley), wing mirror of victim’s car has been pulled off (Deepcut).
****Small bag containing green herbal substance found during land search (Camberley), small bag of suspected cannabis and cannabis joint located in garage during search (Frimley), report of drug use at location (Camberley), male stopped in vehicle and found in possession of suspected class A crystal meth (Frimley), male found in possession of a small amount of cannabis (Camberley), male found in possession of a small amount of herbal cannabis (Frimley), male stopped and found in possession of herbal cannabis (Camberley).
*****Suspect selected item from shelves and took it to paypoint and requested a refund stating they had previously purchased item but no longer wanted it and been given a refund (Camberley).
******Informant received a letter requesting over £3000 for art work sold on etsy. and letter states this is from a law court and there will be a CCJ against the victim unless monies are paid (Frimley), victim of romance fraud contacted again despite setting up new phone and online accounts (Lightwater), elderly victim gave remote access to cold caller from 'Microsoft' and gave credit card details (Camberley).
*******Inc a witnessed likely catalytic convertor theft by three males (Chobham).
********Inc; attempt to make off without paying for fuel (Camberley), diesel stolen from barrel outside of property (Bisley), theft from motor vehicle of catalytic converter – Subaru Outback (Mytchett), 2 portaloos stolen from building site overnight (Chobham), attempted theft of metal rods from building materials being kept on victims drive way by an unknown male who stated he was collecting scrap metal, victim told the male to put it back which he did (Bagshot), theft of mobile phone (Frimley), made off without paying from taxi driver (Windlesham).
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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