Northants Charity Aiming to Fight County Lines Affected by Lockdown

The second lockdown has caused an increase in referrals and made the work of youth charities much more difficult. Groundwork, which is based in Kettering, works with local young people to try to turn them away from county lines. Youth crime, county lines in particular, has caused problems for Northants Police in recent years, and […]

Burglaries in Northamptonshire have dropped by 34%

One year on from the launch of Northamptonshire Police’s anti-burglary campaign Operation Crooked, burglaries are down by 34% across Northamptonshire. As part of the campaign, Northamptonshire Police has a force burglary team of nine officers working with the criminal investigation department, consisting of nine officers supported by intelligence, forensic and proactive resources.  The campaign guarantees […]

Warning over tool thefts in Thrapston

Tradesmen in East Northamptonshire are being urged to be vigilant after thieves have been stealing tools left inside vehicles. Police officers issued a warning following  power tool thefts in Thrapston. Eight vans were broken into on February 27 and February 28, and tradesmen have been asked to remove tools from vehicles wherever possible. It is […]

Is the price of justice going up?

Any visitor to either magistrates, crown or the county courts in the last few years will have been likely to be faced with long delays, poor facilities and a lack of technology. In a society where there has been a sharp increase in crimes that involve both knifes and firearms, there seems to be a […]

Increase in violent and sexual offences in Moulton

Data from Police UK shows general decrease of criminal offences being commited in Moulton despite rise in violent and sexual offences.

Increase in violent and sexual offences in Moulton

Statistics from Police UK show that the overall number of criminal offences committed within the Moulton area of Northamptonshire has decreased since 2017. The large village in the Daventry district of the county has a population of around 3,454 according to the 2011 census. Over 130 criminal offences were committed in the area in December […]

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