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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…

Police update

Two wooden benches worth £200 were stolen from the Melksham House bowling green sometime between midnight on 1st January and   till 22.00hrs on 3rd January.  The bowling green grass…

Christmas Drink/Drug Driving Campaign Launched in Wiltshire

Wiltshire Police alongside Wiltshire and Swindon Road Safety Partnership launched the annual Christmas Drink and Drug Driving Campaign on Tuesday 1st December. Tests will take place at all times of…

Watch out, there are rogue traders about

Residents are being warned not to fall victim to rogue traders following a spate of incidents in the last few weeks. With winter fast approaching and poorer weather with us,…

Appeal for witnesses following criminal damage and theft

During the weekend of Friday 6th and Sunday 8th November unknown person/s have  gone on a criminal damage spree. In the areas of Foresters Park Road, Brecon Close and Tower…