Latest Police News

An Update from Northants Police

This month’s news covers….

  • Sobriety bracelets pilot
  • A Warning on Sharing Bank Details
  • Trying To Return Stolen Bikes
  • Faith & Community Led Crime Reduction
  • Business Security
  • Drugs Awareness Day
  • Trading Standards News

Sobriety bracelets conference at the University of Northampton – Representatives from police forces and criminal justice partners from across the country joined members of Northamptonshire Police, the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner and the Institute for Public Safety Crime and Justice last week to discuss the recent pilot of sobriety bracelets. opens in a new windowRead more

Don’t share bank details – People are being reminded not to share their bank details with anyone over the phone, following a spate of suspicious calls. Five reports were received in one afternoon where members of the public had been called by someone purporting to be a police officer. opens in a new windowRead more

Police trying to trace owners of stolen bikes – Police are trying to find the owners of two mini quad bikes, an off-road motorbike and a bicycle in a bid to unite them with their property after they were recovered by police following search warrants in Northampton and are believed to be stolen. opens in a new windowRead more

Commissioner promotes faith and community led crime reduction – The Office of Faith Based and Community Initiatives (OFBCI), the first office of its kind in the country, has unveiled ground breaking work, undertaken over the past year, to engage and involve the faith and community sector in crime reduction. opens in a new windowRead more

How secure is your business? – Northamptonshire Police will host a business security conference at its headquarters on Tuesday, 24 February The event is the first of its kind and is aimed at giving local businesses the guidance they need to enable them to protect their business from cyber attack, which can be devastating. opens in a new windowRead more

Pupils speak to Jimbo at drugs awareness day – A former cannabis and cocaine user who almost died following a drugs binge has visited a Daventry school to speak to pupils about a night out which left in intensive care and with a permanent brain injury. opens in a new windowRead more

Latest Trading Standards News – The latest Trading Standards Newsletter has details of safety concerns, consumer rights and recent prosecutions for trading offences. opens in a new windowRead more