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Neighbourhood Watch in Wadhurst was Established Over 30 Years Ago. Raising Awareness To Combating & Detering Crime, Also Raising Awareness Of Criminal Activity In Our Community. Working With Sussex Police & Other Local Authorities & Agencies To Make Wadhurst A Safer Environment To Live & Work For All In Our Community.
Below are the Sussex Police Crime Report Updates that come in regularly from Sussex Police & our Wadhurst PCSO. Because Wadhurst Area N.W is also connected to Sussex Police in Rother, we cover Flimwell, Stonegate, Ticehurst & Wallcrouch.
Sussex Police Divisional Restructuring.
Wadhurst Now Comes Under Heathfield Police Station
With 4 New Officers :
Wadhurst Neighbourhood Policing Sergeant :
Sergeant Ruth Hammerton.
Wadhurst Neighbourhood PCs :
Kelly Simmonds & Ted Anderson.
Wadhurst Police Support Officer :
PCSO : Matthew Neve.
All Crime Reports 2012.
03.01. Sparrows Green. Graffiti been sprayed on private garden wall. Serial No : 1056.
05.01. Wadhurst Castle. Theft of plants from flower beds. Serial No : 0575.
08.01. Snape View. Criminal damage done to parked car. Serial No : 0953.
16.01. Three Oaks Lane. Parking issues as ongoing situation. Serial No : 0797.
16.01. Three Oaks Lane. Parked car damaged by rock on bonnet. Serial No : 1332.
29.01. Bartley Mill area. Theft of catering equipment from a trailer parked on private land. Items stolen include a Large LPG Griddle. A hot water boiler. Two deep fat fryers. Serial No : 0495.
31.01. Station Hill. A large scratch done on bonnet to parked car. Serial No : 0412.
31.01. Church Street. Pink paint sprayed on bench & grass in church yard. Serial No : 0486.
31.01. Wadhurst. Marketing company( poss WARM ) pretending to act on behalf of police. Serial No : 0913.
01.02. Sparrows Green. Cold calling by Loft Insulation Company. Serial No : 0305.
04.02. Snape View. Suspicious black motor cycle seen in the area. Serial No : 0885.
05.02. Sparrows Green. Anti - social driving in Recreation Ground Car Park in snow & ice Serial No : 0830.
10.02. Wadhurst. Resident receives a scam letter on Chinese inheritance. Serial No : 0472.
11.02. B2099. Darbys Lane. Operation Fuji, RTC, Multiple Injuries, Road close for investigations. Serial No : 0930.
16.02 Dewhurst Lane. Theft of bricks from collapsed wall. Serial No : 0627.
17.02. Bankside. Theft of diesel from parked car. Serial No : 1343.
19.02. High Street. 3 suspicious males seen on private building site. Serial No : 0615.
20.02. Best Beech Hill.Attempted theft of Garden Water Feature, then damaged & Garden pot stolen. Serial No : 0418.
27.02. Durgates. Apple Green Garage. Theft of fuel into vehicle with stolen number plates. Serial No : 1073.
29.02. Tidebrook. Break in to outside workshop. Stihl chainsaw * hedge cutter stolen. Serial No :0749.
01.03. Uplands School. School broken into, suspects arrested at scene. Serial No : 0084.
01.03. Pell Green. Disturbances at Stables & Garages. Serial Nos : 0366, 0436 & Serial No : 0585.
05.03. Buckhurst Lane. Theft of Power Tools from Construction site. Serial No : 0338.
07.03. Three Oaks Lane. Damage done to vehicle, relates to parking concerns. Serial No : 0321.
09.03. Sparrows Green. Sheds broken into at Allotments. Serial Nos : 0511 & Serial 0529.
13.03. Pell Green. A further attempt to break in to stables. Serial No : 1142.
15.03. Snape View. An incident of cold calling by male selling dusters. Serial No : 0834.
16.03. Sparrows Green. Damaged padlock on shed, no entry gained. Serial No : 0296.
16.03. Pell Green. Break-in to shed, nothing appears to have been stolen
20.03. Sparrows Green. Damage done to sign post near to Osmers Hill. Serial No : 0033.
20.03. High Street. Shoplifting at One Stop stores, suspect identified. Serial No : 1467.
24.03. Sparrows Green. Report of rowdy youths, when police attended found no one.Serial No : 1727.
04.04. Wards Lane, Daytime burglary, break in to to a house, and items stolen. Serial 1429.
05.04. Snape View. 2 suspicious males, in Blue / White transit van looking for scrap metal. Serial No : 0293.
05.04. High Street. A male used a fake £50 note in One Stop stores. Serial No : 0974.
06.04. Cousley Wood. 2 Copper planters stolen from garden. Serial No : 0795.
10.04. Scrag Oak Lane. Black Manfrotto 3 Section Tripod left unattended. removed. Serial No : 0479.
11.04. Station Hill. Both number plates stolen from a parked vehicle. Serial No : 0219.
14.04. Townsland Road. A parked car had it's windscreen smashed, no entry made. Serial No : 0659.
20.04. Best Beech Hill. Damage & attempted entry to builders container. Serial No : 0547.
22.04. Old Station Road. Overnight 3 allotment sheds broken into, rotovator and tools worth over £300 stolen, from one shed, petrol and tools from other sheds, old and new fencing severly damaged.
25.04. Sparrows Green Rd. 2 females attempted to use fake £50 notes at Culverden Vets Serial No : 0719 2.
25.04. Riseden Road. Resident reports her bins being moved to gain entry to her garden.Serial No : 0337.
04.05. Best Beech Hill. Flood lights damaged outside property. Serial No : 1205.
07.05. Wenbans Lane. Outside workshop broken into. Serial No : 1033.
20.05. Faircrouch Lane. Wadhurst Tip fencing damaged, entry gained, old batteries stolen. Serial No : 0647.
22.05. High Street. Report of shop lifting art Wadhurst Ironmongers. Serial No : 0995.
29.05. Three Oaks Lane. Padlocks on field gates were super glued. Serial Nos : 0681 & Serial No : 1784.
29.05. Mayfield Lane. Best Beech end, Van broken into, Items inc TomTom & IPOD stolen. Serial 0863.
01.06. Faircrouch Lane. Theft of metal from Recycling Centre. Serial No : 0150.
01.06. Frant Rd. Theft of approx £8000 of landscaping tools from large container at a farm. Items inc : Stihll Chainsaws, Hedge Cutters and attachments and Strimmers. Serial No : 0176.
08.06. Holmsdale Close. Male sighted outsde property at 2am. This male appeared to be looking in parked cars. Serial No : 1777.
10.06. Woods Green. Theft of approx £20 of scrap copper wiring from drive way, Serial 1256.
12.06. Bewlwater. Theft of 20 boat engines, Ongoing enquires as evidence found at scene. Serial No : 0288.
16.06. Sparrows Green. Two males caught with Cannabis, given warning. Serial 0294.
20.06. The Marlpit. Anti-social behaviour, Eggs thrown at front door. Serial 0716.
26.06. Station Road. Over weekend, break in to shed, pressure washer and items stolen.Serial 0700.
02.07. Sparrows Green. Suspicious white male, slim build, ginger hair, sitting in Landrover, asking if any work needed doing at property. Serial 1793.
03.07. Tapsells Lane. Theft of oil from secure container. Serial 0532.
03.07. Best Beech Hill. Theft of bag from parked lorry. Serial 1515.
04.07. Wadhurst B2099. Unattended parked vehicle damaged. Serial 0281.
06.07. Wadhurst. Cold Calling by phone Red Button group / free smoke alarms, reported to Trading Standards. Serial 0632.
07.07. Sparrows Green Road. Overnight, Number plate stolen from vehicle outside Cost Cutters. Serial 0535.
09.07. Mayfield Lane. Theft of Plant hire machinery. Serial 0244.
10.07. Churchsettle Lane. Theft of GPS plotter from Dens Farm. Serial 0944.
13.07. Southview Road. Overnight a car was badly vandalised by being key scratched all down drivers side. There have been 12 previous incidents of simular vandalism in this area on vehicles. Serial No : 0269.
17.07. Faircrouch Lane. Burglary to home, also jewellery stolen. Serial 1051.
22.07. High Street. Theft of handbag from Kebab shop. Serial 0673.
27.07. Sparrows Green Road. Damage done to another parked vehicle . Serial 1491.
03.01. Theft of money from a private residential home. Serial 0312.
07.01. Queens Cottages. Damage done to vehicle. Serial 1022.
08.01. Queens Cottages. Damage done to a shed. Serial 0862.
10.01. Lower High Street. Theft of vehicle, found later at Bewlwater. Serial 0224.
10.01. Theft of oil from building site, ongoing enquires. Serial 0318.
11.01. Washwell Lane. Continuing red graffiti is appearing in the stands at the Football Pavilion. Serial 0499.
11.01. Sparrows Green. Damage to vehicle. Serial 0699.
18.01. Jonas Drive. Theft from vehicle. Serial 1125.
20.01. Churchsettle Lane. Theft of heating oil. Serial 1239.
25.01. St John Baptist Church. Theft of bench. Serial 0495.
25.01. Best Beech Hill. Gate chain stolen. Serial 1256.
26.01. Three Oaks Lane. Suspicious Silver Volvo, occupants looking for scrap metal. Serial 1242.
28.01. Theft of a bath from garden at private residence. Serial 0822.
30.01. The Walk. Castle Ind Estate. Suspicious males suspected of looking for scrap metal. Serial 0937.
01.02. Holmsdale Close. Male seen in suspicious circumstances. Serial 0600.
02.02. Churchsettle Lane. An attempted break in. Serial 0204.
07.02. High Street. Male arrested at Lloyds Bank for attempted fraud. Serial 0786.
08.02. Cousley Wood Road & Sparrows Green, Around 8pm, Female Cold Calling with pictures. Serial 0002.
12.02. Washwell Lane, Football Pavilion, Arsonists set fire to stolen papers & magazines.
12.02. High Street. Commemoration Hall Gents Toilets, Arsonists set fire to stolen papers & magazines. Serial 0870.
Info on last 2 Incidents :
Overnight approx between 1.30am to 5am, Magazines & papers were stolen from the One Stop shop and set alight in the Washwell Lane Football Pavilion and in the Gents Toilets under the Commemoration Hall. A further 3 piles of mags / papers were found at Uplands College close to a mobile classroom.
15.02. Turners Green. 3 suspicious males, in small silver vehicle, registration number VF55 BY*, the one male who was spotted on person's property was tall, stocky with dark hair. Serial 0493.
15.02 High Street. Sign taken from Estate Agents Serial 0880.
18.02. Buckhurst Lane, a dead horse was found in the lane. RSPCA, Police & Council attended, now removed.Serial 1209.
25.02. High Street. Overnight, Break in to shop via rear of premises, several items stolen. Serial 0036.
09.03. Sparrows Green. Around 9pm, Cold Calling by collectors for UNICEF, who were not supposed to be in the area after 5th March. Serial 0094.
10.03. Holmsdale Close. Cold Calling by collectors for UNICEF, who were not supposed to be in the area after 5th March. Serial 0949.
13.03. Monks Lane. Hit & Run RTC, purple car ploughed into parked car pushing it through neighbouring fencing. Serial cad 984.
15.03. Southview Rd / Turners Green. At around 6.45 youths were shouting racial abuse at an Asian lady leaving the Pavilion.
Info on this incident
Earlier tonight at around 6.45pm, an Asian lady was leaving the Pavilion in Southview Road, to face a gang of youths outside the Recreation Ground, at the bottom of the steps into the Turners Green Lane carpark, some of these youths were in Uplands uniforms, shouting racial abuse at her, which deeply upset her, and another member of our Community who went to her assistance also faced a load of abuse. Police were called to this incident.
20.03. Washwell Lane. Vandalism on building site at around 3am, 3 new walls kicked over and other damage. Serial 353.
27.03. Washwell Lane. Overnight a large amount of black, blue & silver Graffiti has been sprayed on walls & doors on the Football, Cricket & Bowling Pavilions. Some of the Graffiti is offensive. Additionally the fencing around the buiding site in Washwell Lane / Townsland Road was again knocked down. Serial 490.
27.03. Washwell Lane. Around 18.00. Several youths causing anti-social behaviour and on roof of Bowling Club. Serial 1171.
04.04. Riseden Road. Heating oil stolen from premises.
08.04. Station Road. Please be aware of suspicious white male, aged 25 to 30yrs calling door to door this morning, tyring to sell pictures of your house to you for around £80.00.This male is full of chat and driving a large silver car, and caused a lot of stress to a member of the Community.
08.04. Snape View. Please be aware of a plain white Ford Transit Style pickup truck, Reg W241 TJ*, with 2 tanned suspicious male occupants. Both black greasy hair, aged early 20 to 30yrs. These males were caught at around 11.00am, looking at all the vehicles parked in Snape View, Courthope Avenue, Watts Close & Styles Lane, with what looked like a suspicion to steal one of them. Police Attending. Serial 544.
15.04. Washwell Lane. Overnight, again another quantity of more blue & white graffiti has been done on the Football Pavilion. Serial 271.
19.04. Pell Green. Break-in to outbuilding.
26.04. Best Beech Hill. Theft of heating oil from premises.
( Please see lower down in menu for Police Advice on preventing Heating Oil thefts ).
27.04. Osmers Hill, Around 3pm, Attempted theft of old pumps from front of house by young male in his 20s, blond short hair, driving rusty white escort van over 10yrs old. Now Heading towards Turners Green.
24.05. Buckhurst Lane / Best Beech area, Break-in, intruders disturbed by owner returning home.
26.05. High Street. Groups of drunken youths. Serial 1575.
27.05 Station Road. Fresh Graffiti has been done on the Four Keys Motel.
27.05. Station Road / Jonas Lane. Very Large Multi Coloured Graffiti has been done on the side of a building, this was done in the last few days.
27.05. Mountain Bike found abandoned. Police Advised.
28.05. Washwell Lane. Overnight 26th / 27th, 2 lots of Blue Graffiti, about a foot high, have again been done on the Football Pavilion. Serial 334.
31.05.Tidebrook Road. At 2.20am, around 2000 Litres of Heating Oil was stolen. Police arrested 2 males, one 18yrs, other 23yrs at scene.
04.06. Washwell Lane. Overnight, further Graffiti has been done overnight on the Football Pavilion. Serial 06934.
04.06. Watts Close. Overnight, Brand new Grit Bin vandalised. Serial 933.
06.06. Washwell Lane. Several youths on Cricket Pavilion roof. Serial 1282.
09.06. Washwell Lane. Small amount of Graffiti done on Football Pavilion.
10.06. Washwell Lane. Large patch of black Graffiti "LEAN", and large quantity of green Graffiti done on Football Pavilion doors and columns. Serial 1707.
14.06. Washwell Lane.Further 2 blue & 2 red graffiti tags on central door of Football Pavilion. Serial 1412.
17.06. Washwell Lane. Green graffiti & abusive graffiti done on Football Pavilion. Serial 325.
01.07. Washwell Lane.Several amounts of Black / Gold graffiti done on Football Pavilion & pitch. Serial 1618.
12.07. Station Road. Burglary to private premises on Station Hill, items stolen. 2 arrested.
14.07. Darbys Lane. Attempted theft of metal from property by 2 males in a white transit pickup.
21.07. Sparrows Green. 3 suspicious male cold callers,in their 20s, saying they were from Home Energy or simular. Serial 251.
0?.08. Durgates. Further large Graffiti done on Tunnel House, Durgates. ( Police Advised ).
04.08. Southview Road. Recreation Ground, at 22.45pm,10 youths entered grounds with alcohol. ( Police called ).
09.08. High Street. 4 suspicious young males, Irish accents, asking for metal. ( Police Advised ).
23.08. Courthope Ave. Suspicious males in white pickup R447 XO*, looking for metal.
30.08. Wadhurst. Tarmac roller has been stolen - seen anything suspicious ?
30.08. Bankside. Suspicious male, 18 to 20yrs, hiding in the shadows of twitten to The Marlpit. ( Streetlamp that failed on 01.09 now repaired 02.09. ).
02.09. Bankside. Two houses entered and searched by police, 2 arrested.
08.09. High Street. Yellow Dumper Truck stolen around 6pm. Last seen heading into Lamberhurst. Serial 1390.
16.10. Station Road, Durgates. Early hours, a 16yr old male youth was attacked, kicked to the ground, injured and robbed of £60 by 6 men aged 20 to 30yrs, wearing dark hoodies, 2 wearing sunglasses. They ran off into Mayfield Lane. Serial 0075.
17.10. Sparrows Green. Catalytic Converter from exhaust system stolen from vehicle between 13th & 14th Serial 0546.
This Is The Original & Genuine Wadhurst Neighbourhood Watch.( Affiliated to Sussex Police, Sussex Neighbourhood Watch & National Neighbourhood & Home Watch, Also Crime Concern ).
Wadhurst Area Neighbourhood Watch's membership is with ALL the 30 + original Wadhurst N.W Co-ordinators and very many of the Wadhurst Community. Wadhurst Area Neighbourhood Watch is a 100% legitimate & a genuine Community Organisation, Associated and Registered to the Sussex Neighbourhood Watch Federation and Sussex Police, and National Neighbourhood & Home Watch, and is run by the original Wadhurst Community Area N.W Co-ordinator with ALL the original Wadhurst N.W Co-ordinators, ( and not with a part bused in kangaroo committee of political persuasion ).
It Is Important To Remember That Neighbourhood Watch Belongs To The Community and NOT The Police, and certainly is NOT political, and should not be influenced by local politics. It Is Important To Realise That As Area N.W Co-ordinator For Wadhurst Area N.W, I Have Signed the Data Protection Act 1998, also having signed the Official Secrets Act, So ALL Information & Other Personal Details Are Treated In The Stricktest Confidence. All Our Wadhurst Area N.W Committee are N.W Co-ordinators, and Like Our N.W Co-ordinators We Are All Checked By The Police As Necessary. (CRB checked ).
Again it is very important that we are able to work alongside our Wadhurst Community in ALL it's rural areas independently, and liase with Sussex Police and other Authorities where necessary. Reporting crime straight away to the police is paramount. Liasing with your N.W Street Co-ordinator is also very important.
Wadhurst Area N.W runs a " live neighbourhood watch " updating it's N.W Co-ordinators and Wadhurst Community as soon as the information comes in by email or phone. This is so important to alerting the Wadhurst Community and making them aware of criminal activity as well as Cold Calling, Scams by Phone, All as it happens, and keeping this rural area a safer place for All to live and work.
Wadhurst Area N.W Area Co-ordinator - Tim Page.
Further to Wadhurst Area Neighbourhood Watch, i also run our Neighbouring - Ticehurst Area Neighbourhood Watch - Please See What's Happening In This Neighbouring Area... Website Link Below.... Tim Page.
As previous Chair & Deputy Chair, now Secretary of The New Wadhurst Residents Association with Wealden District Council, our Wadhurst Area Neighbourhood Watch is linked more directly to our Community here in Wadhurst.....Tim Page.
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*** With The Warm Weather Here.. ***
Please Do Not Forget To Shut & Lock Those Doors & Windows To Your Vehicle, Homes, Conservatories, Garages & Outbuildings & Sheds, Even If Just Popping Out For A Few Minutes. Please Make Sure You Shut & Lock Your Downstairs Windows & Doors To Your Home, Also Your Vehicle's Doors & Windows Before Going To Bed. Please Make Sure Your Gardening Tools, Mowers, Hedge Cutters, Leaf Blowers etc & Especially Ladders Are All Locked Away. Criminals Will Use Tools Or Ladders To Break In To Your Property Or Your Neighbours..............THANKYOU.
*** With The Colder Weather Here ***
Please be careful if leaving your car to defrost on your drive or close to your home. Make sure that you lock the vehicle doors and the windows to the vehicle are shut, alarm on. Opportunist thieves will otherwise steal your vehicle.
Please clear off the frost & ice from your vehicle windows so you have good visability before trying to drive off, and leave extra time for your journey as the roads may well be slippery. Always drive at a sensible speed for the road and weather conditions.
Always make sure that your water levels are checked under the bonnet of your vehicle, these are your radiator header tank and it has a good distilled water / anti freeze mix, your battery is topped to the correct levels with distilled water, and your windscreen wash tank is full with water / anti freeze solution. Always check as well that the engine oil level is at the max mark on the dip stick. When driving make sure that you get some fresh air, and the inside of your vehicle is not too hot to make you drowsy.
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Ongoing Criminal Activity In This Area....
With thieves still targeting this area PLEASE be on the lookout for suspicious vehicles & occupants. Two suspicious vehicles to lookout for : a white short wheelbase pickup truck, with 2 young males, looked like travellers, and a further blue pickup truck, again looked like travellers, were seen in the Pell Green area of Wadhurst, any sightings, PLEASE contact the police immediately on 0845 60 70 999. In Emergency call 999 THANKYOU.
If you see any suspicious vehicles, pickup trucks, large or small vans or cars on our roads & lanes, vehicles parked close by to a property and the occupants watching the property, or the owners, PLEASE contact the police immediately. PLEASE try to obtain the description of the vehicle, colour & registration number, along with any descriptions of it's occupants, to give to the police and call them immediately on 0845 60 70 999 or in Emergency 999 ...THANKYOU.
It is better to report these suspicious things to police, and the police would rather you reported a suspicious vehicle or incident to them, than to have someone suffer a criminal incident.
PLEASE make sure ALL your windows, garages, sheds & outbuildings, as well as your homes & businesses are well locked up, alarms on, and ladders & tools locked away. If you are going away PLEASE advise the road N.W Co-ordinator or a neighbour, that you know & trust & leave your contact telephone number or one of a relative with them. THANKYOU.
Wadhurst Crime Reports For 2010.
24.12.Bankside,Wadhurst.Overnight 21.30 to 6.15am,Burgundy / Grey 4x4 ISUSI Trooper with towbar stolen. Serial 227.
02.01. Tidebrook.Theft of bag from vehicle parked at stables whilst owner was getting horse feed from vehicle, whilst back was turned, suspect / offender was male, btwn 5ft 10ins & 6ft, wearing wooley hat, driving dark coloured P registration Citroen Saxo. Serial 888. 11.01.Wadhurst. Report of diesel stolen from barn btwn 31/12 & 01.01.10, also another barn burgled 2 weeks earlier. Serial 783.
15.01. Ticehurst. Btwn 1400 (14th) & 8.30 (15th), rear windscreen damaged on vehicle parked in driveway. Serial 697.
18.01. Flimwell. Break in to elderly resident's home via rear windows, untidy search made by criminals. Serial 366.
28.01. Snape Vw, Wadhurst. Btwn 7pm (28th) & 8.30am (29th), Grey Mitsubishi Shogun stolen, Serial 520.
30.01. Pashley Rd, Ticehurst. Forced entry to padlocked shed, 2 Rotary mowers stolen. Serial1262.
03.02. Flimwell.Btwn11.45 & 6pm.Theft,chain & padlock with bolt croppers (31st), crime repeated again. Serial 702.
05.02. Cottenden Rd, Stonegate. Overnight white Fiat van entered & searched, 2 male suspects may have been seen in the Village Hall area at 4am (5th) leaving quickly in a BMW without it's lights on.
05.02. Lwr High St. Btwn 5pm (4th) & 8.10am (5th), Machine's concrete breaker stolen from garden, from
underneath digger blade & bucket. Serial 292.
05.02. Dewhurst Lne. Btwn 5pm (4th) & 7am (5th), Copper tubing stolen from building site. Serial 464.
05.02. Primmers Grn. Btwn 01.00 & 04.00, theft from motor vehicle. Serial 1117.
06.02. Primmers Grn. Btwn 4pm (3rd) & 8.30pm (5th), break in to garage. Serial 1193.
16.02. Lwr High St. Btwn 8pm (15th) & 7.15am(16th),van that was parked on property driveway,broken into & heavy work tools stolen. Serial 490.
18.02. Dale Hill, Ticehurst. Overnight Btwn 23.00 & 8am,Vehicle broken into,O/S/F driver's door, dashboard & steering column & wiring all damaged in attempted theft. Serial 255.
22.02. Sparrows Grn Rd. Over weekend, Several catseyes removed, thrown to side of road. Serial 515.
22.02. High Street. Over weekend, Near to Fire Station, main road sign uprooted. Serial 515.
22.02. Washwell Lne. Over weekend, Graffitti done on freshly painted Football Pavilion. Serial 515.
24.02. High Street. Overnight, Fiat business van, rear window smashed. Serial 928.
24.02. Vineyard Lne.Ticehurst.Garage broken into & Silver Honda rotary mower & Sthil strimmer stolen. Serial 1414.
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03.03. Wenbans Lne. Btwn 8.15am & 5pm, Theft from parked vehicle. Serial 1558.
03.03. Holmsdale Cl & Western Rd, Suspicious evening cold callers.
08.03. High Street. Btwn 12.30 & 1.10pm, Distraction theft from shop till. Serial 914.
09.03. Old Station Rd, Btwn 5pm (8th) & 8.30am (9th), Break-In to empty property being refurbished. Serial 423.
09.03. Pell Grn. Btwn 12.00 & 12.45, attempted break-in to property. Serial 777.
09.03. Faircrouch Lne. Around 9pm, attempted break-in to Commercial Garage. Serial 1764.
10.03. Three Oaks Lne. Btwn 7pm (9th) & 6am (10th), Break-in to outbuilding. Serial 1277.
16.03. Best Beech.Btwn 5pm(15th) & 2pm (16th), Criminal damage to vehicle, keyed down driver's door & white substance on bonnet. Serial 824.
19.03. Snape View. Btwn 9.30pm (18th) & 4.50 (19th), theft from parked van. Serial 281.
20.03. Snape View,Btwn 4.30pm(19th) & 8.30am(20th),Theft from Vauxhall Zafia. Serial 17.
24.03. Beech Hill.Attempted break-in to outbuilding / shed, van also entered / also searched glovebox. Serial 219.
24.03. Old Station Rd.Btwn 2.30pm(23rd) & 9am(24th), Builder's angle grinder stolen from front of property. Serial 355.
27.03. Cousley Wood.Btwn 5pm(26th) & 8am(27th), Break-in @ SDR Autos, 3 vehicles in yard had stereos stolen, 1 had ignition key stolen. Serial 307.
31.03. Cousley Wood. Btwn 5pm(30th) & 8am(31st), Break-in to Garage @ SDR Autos, via metal shutter doors, stolen torches & another key from vehicle in the Garage. Serial 425.
31.03. Faircrouch Lne.Btwn 7pm(30th) & 7.30am(31st), Break-in, locks dented & metal door, 2nd attempted break -in since 9/03/2010. nothing reported stolen. Serial 307.
31.03. Pell Grn. Around 01.00, Attempted Break-in to a property. Serial 57.
01.04. Pell Grn. Vehicle stolen from property at 01.30. Serial 95.
05.04. Mayfield Lne.Attempted Break-in to business outbuilding. Serial 1547.
11.04. Tidebrook. Between 8pm & 11pm, Break-in to home. Serial 554.
15.04. Wadhurst.Btwn 23.01 & 26.03, 2 silver plated candelabras stolen,delayed reporting due to tradesmen
@ property. Serial 823.
28.04. Primmers Grn. At 4pm,private property,2 white male trespassers,poss father & son,40s & late teen,
both wearing jeans, were at rear of caller's sheds. Serial 1260.
28.04. Primmers Grn. At 4.10pm, 2 suspicious males in silver ROVER car, drove onto private property via
private drive,one male was 40s,mediterranean looking,short curly black hair,tattoos of boxing gloves on
arms,wanted to talk to landscapers working nearby, looked around neighbouring property,then drove off at
high speed. Serial 1276.
29.04.Osmers Hill.At 3pm,4 suspicious males,all dark skinned & haired & scruffy, seen in area,one male,
wearing pale beige trousers seen running from siton mower left in secluded field, whilst owner went for petrol,
but alerted by their dogs barking, Serial 535.
01.05.High St. Overnight various planters outside shops, had all their flowers uprooted & thrown about. Serial 835.
01.05. High St. Clerk of WPC reports all plants now put back that were uprooted. Serial 835.
01.05. Jonas Lne. Btwn 3.30pm(30th) & 6pm (1st) mower stolen from rear garden. Serial 1467.
19.05. Tapsells Lne.Btwn 3pm (18th) & 12.30 (19th), Break in to Power Sub Station, Gate lock & rear door to switch station top panel broken. Earth Straps intact.Serial 791.
20.05. Brinkers Lne.Btwn 8am (18th) & 10am (20th), theft of vibrating roller & brass ornament from farm. Serial 446.
26.05.Partridges Lne.Btwn 4.30pm (25th) & 8am (26th), attempted break-in to a garage,one lock sawn off. Serial 259.
12.06. Bewlwater. Btwn 10pm & 6am,Overnight,Handbag & valuable contents, inc credit cards stolen from vehicle, cards used locally. Serial 1957.
14.06. Jonas Lne / Bankside, Btwn 8pm(10th) & 8.15pm(14th), criminal damage to parked vehicle, not sure if done at this location. Serial 1930.
17.06. Dewhurst Lane, Btwn 4pm(15th) & 10am(17th), break-in to shed. Serial 629.
24.06. Brinkers Lne / Darbys Lne. Morning break-in to vehicle parked in Snape Wood Carpark. Serial 743.
16.07. Durgates, The Marlpit. @4.45pm, serious sexual assault on ethnic male at knifepoint, by 2 males in dark blue hatchback car. ( 2 suspects detained & released ).
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07.08. Washwell Lne. Quantity of Grafitti done again on Football Pavilion. Serial 1730.
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05.09. Faircrouch Lane. Cycle stolen from outside property.( Stolen between 3rd & 5th ).
27.09. The Marlpit. A works van broken into, tools stolen.
29.09. Washwell Lne. 4 to 5 bags of loam, rich soil mix, were stolen from the cricket pitch area.
04.10. Western Road.£750 of tools stolen from shed.
06.10. Wadhurst. Cold Calling in area
07.10. Wadhurst. Cold Calling in area.
16.10. Southview Rd. Anti Social Behaviour reported.
19.10. Southview Rd. Anti Social Behaviour reported.
25.10. Southview Rd. Anti Social behaviour reported.
28.10. Wadhurst Rd. Break in, theft & jewellery stolen.
05.11. Churchsettle Lane & Tidebrook Area. Four calls reported concerning break ins to a Shed, Barn, and an outbuilding. The other report was an attempted break into a workshop. Crime prevention advice given to residents in the area.
These incidents do appear to be linked. Enquires and patrols in the area are ongoing.
06.11. Dewhurst Lane. Suspicious male trying car door handles.
10.11. Balaclava Lane. Theft of scrap copper.
11.11. Castle keep business centre. sign stolen.
12.11. Bankside. Break in to vehicle, CD player stolen.
12.11. Woods Green. Break in to van, 2 chainsaws stolen.
12.11. Jonas Lane. Break in to van, strimmer & leaf blower stolen.
12.11. Western Rd. Break in and theft from shed reported.
These incidents could be linked due to the location and time scale. Crime prevention advice given to residents in the area.
18.11. Balaclava Lane.Theft of scrap.
22.11. Jonas Drive. Male reported acting suspiciously Enquires have lead to him being reported for carrying waste whilst unlicensed.
22.11. Woods Green. Report of break-in to shed.
25.11. Weald View. Report of Cold Callers.
30.11. Southview Rd, Recreation Ground. Two Calls of anti-social driving and behaviour .
01.12. Southview Rd & Western Rd, report of youths kicking bins.
07.12. Warnings issued to drivers of vehicles driving in an anti-social manner. ( Two Section 59 issued ).These warnings were as a result of calls from the public to the Police.
12.12. Wadhurst High St. Report of shoplifting at the One Stop store.
13.12. Wadhurst Station. Nearby, break into vehicle. Serial 0155.
26.12. High St. Wadhurst. Report of shoplifting at the One Stop store.
30.12. Tidebrook area. Suspicious vehicle details circulated. The informant has had his garage and outbuildings broken into twice before. Serial 0634.
31.12. Wadhurst High St. Report of Cold Calling. All details taken by investigating officer. Words of advice given.
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