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Police encourage vigilance following distraction burglaries

Police in Wolverhampton are urging residents to be vigilant following a number of distraction burglaries in the region. Between 14 July and 6 August 2010, there were a total of six distraction burglaries reported in the Ashmore Park, Pennfields, Bradley, Lanesfield and Goldthorn Park areas. In three of the six incidents, offenders claimed to be […]

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559 bus patrol leads to drugs arrest

Wednesfield North Police Team have been on a ‘gateway’ operation on the 559 bus service on Griffiths Drive in Ashmore Park today, resulting in 14 fines being issued, along with 3 positive indications by the passive drugs dog and 1 arrest for possession of cannabis.

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Wednesfield Police Summer 2010 Newsletters

You can now download the Wednesfield Police North newsletter here and Wednesfield Police South newsletter here. Not sure if you live in Wednesfield North or South? Check our map below – the red line is the Wednesfield North border and the purple line is the Wednesfield South border. View Wednesfield North & South Police Borders […]

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Wednesfield North Neighbourhood Police Team now on Facebook

Wednesfield North Neighbourhood Police Team have joined the world of Social Media after launching a new Facebook group to provide the local community with information on what the team is doing in the area. Wednesfield North Neighbourhood Police Team The group is keen to point out that Facebook should not be used to report crime, however […]

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West Midlands Police launch ‘Safe Street’ website for kids

A new children’s website was launched recently by West Midlands Police called www.safestreet.info aimed at providing 5 – 10 year olds with: An understanding of the role of police officers and police staff Safety information Health messages Citizenship advice Some of the key messages on the site are: What is anti-social behaviour and how it […]

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Police issue burglary warning as weather gets warmer

POLICE in Wolverhampton are warning residents to take extra care to keep their homes secure as summer approaches. Properties can be most at risk during periods of warm weather, as burglars take advantage of windows and doors that have been left open or unlocked. Residents are advised not leave windows or doors open in a […]

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New phone number for West Midlands Police

West Midlands Police central switchboard phone number (the number for non-emergencies) has now changed to a new low-cost number. Please call 0345 113 5000 from now on.