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Advice Policing

Burglary Advice for local residents

Due to a recent spate of burglaries in the area we thought a timely post with burglary advice from West Midlands Police would be in order: In three out of 10 burglaries, thieves do not have to use force, they get in through an open door or window. You can reduce your chances of becoming a victim of burglary […]

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News Policing

Distraction Burglary Warning For City

POLICE in Wolverhampton are urging residents to be vigilant after a 64-year-old woman became the victim of a distraction burglary yesterday.

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News Policing

Wednesfield man charged with robberies dating back to 2005

A 22-year-old Wednesfield man was yesterday charged with four burglaries, he has been bailed to appear at Wolverhampton Magistrates on 8 November.

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Advice News Policing

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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Crime busting tips from the Chief Superintendent

Wolverhampton East Police Chief Superintendent Neil Evans has some helpful tips on how to avoid becoming a victim of burglary and opportunist crime during the summer months. Simple low cost measures can help reduce the chances of becoming a burglary victim, particularly the security of garden sheds and garages: Locking away all tools and equipment. […]