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Update on locally identified priorities for Daventry Town

DRUGS
What you said: there is drug-dealing going on regularly on a pub car park in Daventry

What we did:

  1. Identified suspicious vehicle parked at lunchtime
  2. Searched occupant
  3. Seized car and searched it
  4. Located quantity of drugs
  5. Enquiries ongoing but drugs removed from supply chain

Message: Civic-minded members of the public will never know if they hold the final piece of the jigsaw that we need. Please tell... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Feb 2018 20:26 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Result! Cross Border Crime Operation.

Result! Cross Border Crime Operation.

Message from Hutch
Re: Cross border Crime operation I ran with my colleague from Leicestershire. I had 20 officers out covering both Leicestershire and Northants areas targeting vehicles of interest and stopping vehicles carrying plant, machines, towing trailers and any other vehicles that drew our attention.

The day resulted in…
- 3 persons arrested
- 11 police recoveries (no tax/insurance)... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 22:24 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Police: Daventry District Locally Identified Priorities

Police: Daventry District Locally Identified Priorities

Dear resident,
Back in October we issued locally identified priorities based on information received from local communities. The current priorities set for the Daventry district are:

Daventry Rural:
Police presence
Speeding
ASB

Daventry Town:

Police presence
ASB
Drug abuse/dealing

The Neighbourhood Teams have been working on these and we will continue to do so through to the end of March when we will review... Read More »



Posted: Fri, 02 Feb 2018 13:54 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Phantom Debt Fraud

Phantom Debt Fraud

Phantom Debt Fraud

Action Fraud has recently experienced an increase in the number of calls to members of the public by fraudsters requesting payments for a "phantom" debt. The fraud involves being cold-called by someone purporting to be a debt collector, bailiff or other type of enforcement agent. The fraudster may claim to be working under instruction of a court, business or other body and suggest... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 30 Jan 2018 23:07 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Apprenticeships Our Pitsford Councillor - Sarah Bentley

Apprenticeships Our Pitsford Councillor - Sarah Bentley

Speaking on Apprenticeships on the BBC Sunday Politics East and Look East on Monday. Recording at 44:30mins

https://www.bbc.co.uk/iplayer/episode/b09m6m9f/sunday-politics-east-21012018

Posted: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:57 by Web Team

Tags: News

When should I use 999?

When should I use 999?

IF IT'S A CRIME AT THE TIME DIAL 999 IF NOT 101 OR GO ONLINE Report online here REMEMBER TO TAKE THE REGISTRATION NUMBER.

An example of a suspicious incident: One night a resident saw a car stopped, not properly parked, near the book exchange/telephone box at the top of Grange Lane junction with High Street. Engine running, lights on, for about 25 mins. Should they have reported it, with the registration... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 13 Jan 2018 13:18 by Web Team

Tags: Police, NHW

Smart Meter Rollout

Smart Meter Rollout

In the winter edition of our residents magazine, Daventry Calling, you may have read an article about the smart meter rollout (page 12). In the article, it refers to the Smart Energy GB website which contains a wealth of information about smart meters and can be found here - smartenergygb.org

The leaflet along with a number of others can be downloaded for free from the resource centre on the above website.... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 11 Jan 2018 11:47 by Web Team

Tags: News

Spam Danger warning: Some changes on your BT email service

A report from a village resident. Note the mis-spelling of "Telecommunicetions" indication of SPAM

Here is another scam email...supposedly from BT! Has anyone else had this I wonder - do not click on the link!!

On Thursday, 4 January 2018, 10:17, BT Mail wrote:

Dear User,
As you've used your email address in the last 90 days, we need to let you know about some changes we're making. We're closing some... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 09 Jan 2018 07:14 by Web Team

Tags: Police

Northamptonshire Association for the Blind

Northamptonshire Association for the Blind

The mobile unit will be in our area soon:

Brixworth Library on Wednesday 18th February 11.30am- 12.45

Northampton Market Square, Events Area on these Fridays: 26 January, 23 February, 23 March, from 10am-2pm

Posted: Fri, 05 Jan 2018 15:29 by Web Team

Tags: Health and Wellbeing

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