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Appeal for information following theft of bench from Holt

Police are appealing for information following the theft of a large oak bench from Holt. The bench was stolen between midday on 25th  September and 3pm on 26th September. It…

Appeal for witnesses following burglary in Beanacre

Police are appealing for information after jewellery and cash was stolen during a burglary in Beanacre. Between 6pm and 9.50pm on 13 September, a house in Westlands Lane was broken…

Police appeal after Bowerhill business burgled

Police are investigating a burglary in Melksham and are asking for help in locating some of the stolen items.  In the early hours of Wednesday 17th August, a burglary took…

Police investigating air rifle incidents in Melksham park

Wiltshire Police is investigating two incidents which occurred in the King George Playing Fields, Melksham on Wednesday 3rd August. At approximately 11.30pm, a 24-year-old man sustained a small puncture wound…

Residents urged to be vigilant following phone scam

Police have been made aware of a telephone scam in Wiltshire and are urging residents to be vigilant.  Recently, a woman received a phone call from a man who said…

Farmyard thefts in Whitley

POLICE are appealing for witnesses after a farmyard in Whitley was robbed earlier this month. Between Wednesday 8th June 9pm and Thursday 9th June 7am thieves gained entry onto a…

Residents urged to be vigilant following incident in Seend

Residents in Seend are being urged to be extra vigilant following an incident in which a man was seen in the area trying vehicle door handles.  The incident took place…

Break-in at Melksham Football Club

WILTSHIRE Police report that between 12.00 noon on Saturday 13th February and 12.09 on Monday 15th February Melksham Football Club House was broken into. Unknown suspects kicked in a rear…

Wiltshire Police increase presence following ‘mindless’ arson

WILTSHIRE Police report that between 29th January and 4th February unknown persons have set fire to two recycle bins and a clothing recycling container in Rowley Place Melksham.  In a…

Know when to call 999

Wiltshire Police recently launched a campaign to raise awareness of the appropriate use of the 101 and 999 phone numbers. The campaign, entitled ‘Who You Gonna Call?’ ran on social…