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Crime Alert

15th May 2013 Police Alerts, Update & Messages. Tags: , 0 Comments

Dear Residents

I am sorry to say that there has been a burglary take place at Mackinley Avenue Stapleford entry was gained by smashing through a patio door.
There was also a Burglary at Dryden Court at Stapleford.
Please make sure that you lock all valuables away and be aware of anything new that you get, don’t leave the tell tale signs of large empty boxes out in the rubbish.
Have a good alarm fitted and make sure you get it serviced once a year to prevention false activation
Fit mortise locks or bolts to all outside doors and locks to all downstairs or easily accessible windows.
Don’t leave valuables, like your TV, laptop or DVD player, where people can see them through the window.
Most burglars get in through a back door of window. Make it difficult for them by locking all side or back gates and adding trellis to the top of walls and fencing. Fit lights that come on at night to cover sides and back of your house.
Immobilise is a nationwide database used exclusively by the police to search for serial numbers of a whole range of goods. Web registration is free and allows residents to record all property that is identified by serial number. Visit and register as many of your personal possessions as possible.
Look to use DNA property marking systems such as smart water or ultra-violet pen on valuable items. It allows police to identify whereabouts the items have been stolen.
Smartwater can be obtained from FOX electrical at Beeston at a small cost.
For any information of products that you can use to mark your property please visit:
If there is anything that you would like to speak to your local beat team about please do not hesitate to contact myself either by ringing 101 extension 855 5761 or 07525 226 700 or finally by emailing me at
Other ways of contact us or looking to see what is happening in your area then please use the below links.

Message sent by
Andy Freeman (Police, PCSO 8043, Stapleford North, Stapleford South East, Stapleford South West, Trowell & Bramcote (Broxtowe South)

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