Category Archives: Crime Information

Council consults on new PSPOs about ways to tackle anti-social behaviour and dog fouling

North East Lincolnshire Council is consulting on the proposal of public space protection orders (PSPOs) in key public areas. A PSPO allows councils to put restrictions in specific areas such as town centres, parks and beaches. The restrictions will focus

Crime Update

There has been a significant rise in the number of suspicious incidents for example prowlers in rear gardens ,trying car doors and dwelling burglaries in the following wards Humberston New Waltham Haverstoe This is an extract via My Community Alert

Stolen Bikes – Crime Prevention Advice

Stolen Bikes – Crime Prevention Advice There have been reports in recent days of bikes being stolen in Waltham. Please ensure your bike is locked with a good quality lock if left unattended. Please also beware that thieves may also

TV Providers Discount Fraud

The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) have noticed an increase in Action Fraud reports where fraudsters are offering a discount on Television service provider subscriptions. Fraudsters are cold-calling victims, purporting to be from a Television (TV) provider offering a discount

Automated Action Fraud Tech Support – Scam Calls

Automated Action Fraud Tech Support – scam calls We are aware of fraudsters claiming to be from Action Fraud contacting victims using automated phone calls in order to gain remote access to their computers and drain bank accounts. Victims are

Rogue Traders

There continue to be reports of rogue trader incidents across North Lincolnshire – where persons posing as legitimate tradesmen (often wearing clothing with a company logo on and a liveried van) attend properties unannounced and uninvited and offer to carry

Action Counters Terrorism Campaign Launches

The national ‘Action Counters Terrorism’ awareness campaign launched this week. Humberside Police urges the public to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity. Communities defeat terrorism. With the enduring terrorist threat, it is

Phantom Debt Fraud Alert – January 2018

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,

Car Theft Footage

This video clip relates to vehicles with keyless entry/start systems . The advice is NOT to leave vehicle keys near doors / windows. Should you see anything suspicious please ring the police if in progress its 999 if less urgent

Council prosecutes cold-calling duo

Two brothers from Doncaster have been given a court bill of more than £3,000 for fraud and consumer offences after breaking doorstep trading rules. Micheal and Patrick Harty, 20 and 31, of Doncaster Road, Askern, pleaded guilty to a series