Recent Break-ins

1)  Harrowgate Drive (close to Ambergate Drive), between 3.00pm on Friday 14th and 4.30pm on Sunday 16th November a house was broken into by smashing a rear patio door.  Jewellery was stolen.

2)  Ludgate Close, at approximately 10.30am today, Monday 17th November, a house was broken into by smashing glass in a conservatory door.  The occupant was at home and confronted the intruder, nothing was taken.  An extensive search was done but no trace of the suspect was found.

Were you in either of these areas around these times, did yoy see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Attempted Burglary

Between 8.00pm on Friday 14th and 8.00am on Saturday 15th November an attempted burglary occurred at a  house on Westgate Avenue.  The attempt was to break into a side porch using a garden fork and a pair of garden shears, these were left at the property and do not belong to the house owner.

Do you know where these garden tools came from ?  Please check your sheds and garages for any missing tools.

Were you in the area of Westgate Avenue during these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

Crime Ref:-  LC/04766/14-5

(Information from local beat officers)

Can You Help ?

There have been 3 or 4 reports in recent months of raw meat being dumped in the footpath/alleyway between Northfield Avenue and Gwendolin Avenue.  Understandably the adjacent householders are getting quite fed up !  Do you have any information about who is responsible for for this ?  If so, the local police officers would very much appreciate you getting in touch with them.

Recent Burglaries.

1)  Whiles Lane (close to the canal).  Between 7.00am on Saturday 1st and 9.00pm on Sunday 2nd November, entry was gained by forcing a rear window and then cash and jewellery was stolen.

2)  Birstall Road (close the Co-op bowls club).  Between 8.20am and 6.00pm on Tuesday 4th November, entry was gained by forcing a rear kitchen window.  Not known at present whether any property was stolen.

Were you in either of these areas around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

Recent Burglaries

Two recent burglaries in the village:-

1)  Birstall Road (close to Acorn Drive).  Occurred between midnight on Monday 27th and 3.30pm on Thursday 30th October, entry was by forcing open a kitchen window and it is believed that jewellery was taken.

2)  Ambergate Drive (close to Harrowgate Drive).  Occurred between 11.30am on Tuesday 28th and 1.55pm on Thursday 30th October, entry was by smashing a rear window and jewellery was taken.

Were you in either of these areas around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officer)

More thefts of Lead Flashings

Early this morning, Friday 31st October, there were two further incidents of the theft of lead flashings.

1)  Dale Close at Approximately 2.30 am.

2)  Hallam Fields Road between midnight and 9.00am.

Please report any suspicious activity by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number or 999 if you believe a crime is in progress.

(Information from local police officers)

Theft of Lead Flashings

During the last month there has been three incidents of Lead Flashings being stolen from houses in the village.  ( Flashings are those small areas of metal at roof junctions and over bay windows and porches etc ).  All these incidents occurred overnight and in the Hallam Fields area, but similar incidents have occurred in other parts of the village previously.

Please report any suspicious vehicles or activity by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number or 999 if you believe a theft is in progress.

(Information from local beat officers)

Car Break-ins.

We have been given information that there has been a large number of incidents in Syston since the beginning of this month of cars being broken into overnight.

Please make sure that your vehicles are always left secure and that there are no items of value left in them.  Were possible, use your garage for parking overnight or try to park in an area that has lighting.

(Information from local police officers)

Recent Crimes.

Bramley Road (low numbers close to Orchard Road), between 6.00pm and 6.50pm on Wednesday 15th October a house was broken into by smashing a rear patio door.  A Vauxhall Vivaro van was stolen – registration DU12VBB.

Worcester Avenue (close to Melba Way), at approximately 9.20pm on Wednesday 15th October a house was brken into by smashing a rear patio door.  The intruder was disturbed by the occupant and left empty handed.  A black Mini convertable ( 04 reg )was seen in the area moments before the incident and may have been involved.

A silver coloured motorcycle, registration CT55MYW, has been stolen from a house in Gwendolin Avenue this morning, Thursday 16th October.

Were you in any of these areas around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non emergency number.

(Information from local beat officers)

Recent Burglaries

1)   At approximately 9.40pm on Monday 13th October, a house on Wanlip Lane ( between Orchard Road and Lambourne Road ) was broken into.  Entry was by smashing a window in the rear door whilst the occupants were in the house.  No property was stolen.  One of the suspects is descibed as a white male aged 40-50 years old.  The suspects are believed to have left the property by going over a rear fence which means they would have come out into Bramley Road.  A small black car was also seen in the area and may have been involved.

2)   Overnight between 11.00pm on Wednesday 8th and 8.00am on Thursday 9th October a house on Church Road, Wanlip was entered via an insecure rear door.  Approximately £100 in Norwegian currency (Krona ?) was stolen.

Were you in either of these areas around these times, did you see or hear anything suspicious ?  Please report any information by dialling 101 the police non-emergency number.

(Information from local beat officers)