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We have identified a new modus operandi where offenders are targeting metal type storage/shipping containers and breaking into them and stealing goods.  
 
An incident on Burtons Lane, Chalfont St Giles in the early hours of the 7th January resulted in such containers being opened by the sites digger.  Please can owners of such containers look at their current security measures and consider increasing locks on them and ensuring that expensive items stored inside are crime marked or identifiable.
 
Please contact your local TVP neighbourhood team for further crime advice.



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Burglaries - Crime Prevention Advice

There have been a number of burglaries in the area over the last month, particular in Chalfont St Peter, Chalfont St Giles and Little Chalfont.  The Neighbourhood team is working with residents to target harden their properties. In line with this please find below crime prevention advice to help reduce the chances of your property being targetted.

During the winter months there will normally be an increase in the amount of burglaries.  This is mainly due to the burglar using the cover of darkness and being able to identify and target empty properties.  Here are some tips on how to make your property less appealing to criminals. 
  • Keep house and car keys out of reach and sight of doors and windows and do not leave valuables on display.
  • Donít leave packaging next to your bin.
  • If you are going away ask someone you trust to keep an eye on your house.
  • Do not advertise on social media sites that you are away.
  • Use a timer switch, and ensure lights come on when it is getting dark.
  • Consider a video doorbell.
  • Are you a member of a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme?if not please let us know and we can inform Chiltern District Council.  These schemes are very productive in reducing crime and we are keen to promote the use of them.
  • Please ensure all doors and windows are locked when leaving your property, windows left slightly open are an attraction to burglars. The same advice applies if you are in your garden.
  • Lock away ladders, garden tools and other items that burglars could use to gain access to your home.
Please report any suspicious activity immediately to Police, registration numbers of any vehicles and descriptions of persons acting suspiciously. 
 
We had a couple of distraction burglaries where the criminals have posed as workmen (water board, electricity board etc.) and have talked their ways into properties, usually elderly residents.  If you have not booked an appointment for a service and have any concerns that the person at the door may not be legitimate, ask them for their identity card and call your usual company to confirm their identity.  Legitimate workmen will understand your precautions and will be patient; the criminal may walk away. 
 
If you would like a member of the neighbourhood team to visit your property and discuss your security please email the appropriate neighbourhood.

AmershamNHPT@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk

ChalfontsNHPT@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk

MissendensNHPT@thamesvalley.pnn.police.uk

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Chiltern Community Forum setting objectives for local policing:


Wednesday 20th February 6pm to 8pm at the CSP parish council offices.
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Amersham neighbourhood policing team update - seems to cover CSP now:

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The Chiltern Community Forum is due to meet on 20th February, 6-30pm at Chalfont St Peter Parish Council Offices. All are welcome. To help us decide on what the policing priorities should be for the next three months, I invite you complete the attached survey before 14th February. 


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On Tuesday 5th February 2019 between 3.15 pm and 6.15 pm a burglary occurred at Lovel Road, Chalfont St Peter. Unknown offenders have gained entry by forcing open rear sliding patio doors and stolen items. 
 
If you saw or heard anything suspicious in the area of Lovel Road please contact Amersham I Hub Team via the Thames Valley Police non emergency number, 101 and quote crime reference 43190038112. 
Alternatively you can report this online at https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ quoting reference number 43190038112.
 
If you donít want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org
 

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Rural crime flyer to download Rural Crime 1.pdf
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Noticed forensics in CSG this morning. Anyway, this is the latest one (of many as per other social media)

On Wednesday 6th February 2019 between 6.30 pm and 7.15 pm an attempted burglary occurred at Aspen House, Churchfield Road, Chalfont St Peter. Unknown offenders have entered the communal area and tried to force open a front door to one of the flats.
 
If you saw or heard anything suspicious in the area of Aspen House, Churchfield Road please contact Amersham Investigation Hub via the Thames Valley Police non emergency number, 101 and quote crime reference 43190039258.

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On Tuesday 12th February 2019 between 1.30 pm and 7.30 pm a burglary occurred at Grove Lane, Chalfont St Peter. Unknown offenders have gained entry by smashing a rear kitchen window and stolen jewellery and cash. 
 
If you saw or heard anything suspicious in the area of Grove Lane please contact Amersham I Hub Team via the Thames Valley Police non emergency number, 101 and quote crime reference 43190045872. 

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Odd that only a percentage (not 100%) of the crimes come through, here's the latest:

On Monday 11th March 2019 between 3.15 pm and 10.15 pm a burglary occurred at Amersham Road, Chalfont St Peter. Unknown offenders have gained entry via by smashing a rear patio door and stolen items.
 
If you saw or heard anything suspicious in the area of Amersham Road please contact Amersham Police Station via the Thames Valley Police non emergency number, 101 and quote crime reference 43190075656.
 
If you donít want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org
Alternatively you can report this online at https://www.thamesvalley.police.uk/tua/tell-us-about/cor/tell-us-about-existing-case-report/ quoting reference number 43190075656.

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