Action Fraud eCops – Modelling Jobs Advanced Fee Fraud Alert

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed that Fraudsters have been setting up fake adverts on social media (including Facebook, Instagram and WhatsApp) and job browsing websites to dupe people into believing they are recruiting for prospective models. Once victims show interest in the job, the fraudsters contact potential victims…

eCops – 2 Motorbike thefts, Pidley Road

A burglary has occurred at a rural property on Pidley Road, Somersham at some time between 12:00 hours on Thursday 28th September and 11:30 hours on Saturday 7th October 2017. In this offence, unknown offenders have smashed a window to an integral garage whilst the occupants have been away, before stealing 2 motorbikes – A…

eCops Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 6th to 12th October

Here is our weekly summary of incidents and offences affecting your community, reported to police during the period 6th to 12th October: The Granary, Oldhurst – Intruders broke into an outbuilding in the garden of a house at The Granary, Oldhurst, overnight on Wednesday 4th / Thursday 5th October. After forcing the locked door, they…

eCops – Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 29th to 5th Oct

Here is our regular summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 29th September to 5th October: Oldhurst Road, Pidley – Police received a report of the theft of a ladder from outside a house undergoing building work on Oldhurst Road, Pidley, thought to have happened at sometime between…

eCops – Police Advice on Doorstep-Sellers and Other Uninvited Callers

A Reminder About Rogue Traders, Cold-Callers, and Other Uninvited Callers Police frequently receive calls reporting cold-callers and doorstep sellers, asking for advice on how to deal with them. Police advice is never to buy from doorstep-sellers but there are some simple guidelines you can follow to keep yourself safe: Rogue Traders: Rogue Traders trick people, often by…

eCops – Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 22nd to 28th Sept

  Here is our weekly summary of incidents and offences affecting your community, reported to police during the period 22nd to 28th September: Church Street, Somersham – Police received a report of suspected hare-coursers seen on land behind Church Street, Somersham, on Monday evening, 25th September. One vehicle with dogs running on the field in…

eCops – Terrorism safety campaign

We’re supporting a new national campaign which aims to educate young people about how to stay safe in a terrorist attack. TV star Bear Grylls and England footballer Jamie Vardy are among the stars supporting the first phase of an initiative designed to teach 11 to 16 year olds how to react in the unlikely event they…

eCops – Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 1st to 7th Sept

Here is our regular summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 1st to 7th September: Oldhurst Road, Pidley – Police were called to an incident on Oldhurst Road, Pidley, shortly after midnight on Friday 1st September. A car had left the road, rolled over, and ended up in…

Huntingdon district burglary update

Detectives from the burglary team are investigating a number of offences, the following have been reported since 18/08/2017. Can you help provide any information relating to these incidents? Cordell Close, St Ives 18/08/2017 00:01 – 21/08/2017 18:00. Unknown offenders have forced entry to a house by using a blunt instrument to break the front door…

eCops – Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 18th to 24th August

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 18th to 24th August:   West End, Somersham – Police are investigating a break-in and burglary at the garage of a house on West End, Somersham, that took place at 5:30 am on Friday 18th August. Thieves forced open…

eCops – Weekly Policing Update – Somersham District 12th to 17th August

Here is our weekly summary of offences and incidents affecting your community, reported to police during the period 12th to 17th August: Church Street, Woodhurst – Intruders broke into a house on Church Street, Woodhurst, at some time between Saturday 22nd July and Saturday 12th August, whilst the owners were absent, using a ladder to…

eCops – Huntingdon district burglary update 21st-27th July

Detectives from the burglary team are investigating a number of offences, the following have been reported since 21/07/2017. Can you help provide any information relating to these incidents? Firstly there are four non-residential burglaries that were not included in last week’s update. Ramsey Heights 13/07/2017 11:00 – 13/07/2017 18:00. A shed has had its glass…