Lloyds customers should be on the lookout for a new sophisticated fraud that involves fraudsters sending fake bank letters. The convincing letters being sent are a replica template from Lloyds and include their logo, address and signature from a customer service representative. The letter tells recipients that there have been some “unusual transactions” on their … Continue reading
Officers are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information to come forward following a series of burglaries in North and East Dorset. Between Friday 25 November and Tuesday 29 November 2016 there have been a number of reported burglaries to properties in rural areas of Dorset – Blandford, Child Okeford, Lytchett Matravers, Pimperne, Tarrant Gunville, … Continue reading
A couple of crimes Dorset Police would like to make you aware of that occurred within the last 24 hours: Firstly a burglary and attempted burglary occurred in Upton yesterday on Blandford Rd. This took place during the day while the victims were at work. Secondly, up to 20 rabbits and hutches were stolen from a … Continue reading
A commercial premises located off the A35 in Lytchett Minster was broken into 1st May at 0325hrs and several cuts of meat were stolen as well as criminal damage. Crime reference, C:15:D:018686. If you have any information about any of the above crimes please phone us on 101 and quote the relevant reference.
Two motorbikes were stolen from a garage in Abbotts Meadow, Lytchett Mattravers overnight. The first bike is a KTM in orange and black, registration WX58EWA. The second bike is a Honda CR500 in red and white, registration R579JHJ. Crime reference, C:15:D:018678. If you have any information about any of the above crimes please phone us … Continue reading
On the 30th April at approximately 1530hrs in Organford Rd, Holten Heath, an offender walked into an unlocked house and stole a mobile phone whilst the homeowner was present. Crime reference, C:15:D:018610. If you have any information about any of the above crimes please phone us on 101 and quote the relevant reference.
We are currently receiving further reports of scam calls in this beat area. If you know of anyone elderly or vulnerable in this area then please make sure that they are aware of this scam. These people call the elderly and pretend to be police officers, bank employees or other persons of note and inform them … Continue reading
Between Wednesday 4th March and Friday 6th March a burglary occurred in the area of Huntick Road Lytchett Matravers. The property is in a remote location and the offenders forced entry through a door and stole an expensive GoPro camera. Please review your own security and if you would like a free home security visit from you … Continue reading
Overnight between Friday 6th March and Saturday 7th March several cars were damaged in the area of Lockyers Way Lytchett Matravers. Offenders have punctured several tyres on nine cars with what looks to be a knife. Please ensure that you remain vigilant and if you see any suspicious behaviour please call 101 or if you … Continue reading
Over the weekend between Friday 27th March and Sunday 1st March cars were targeted in the area of Foxhills Cresent, Lytchett Matravers. This is more than likely an anti social act rather that a theft however this can be quite costly for the victim. If you see anyone acting in a suspicious or disorderly manner around a … Continue reading