Priorities Update December 2021

Alert message sent 16/01/2022 14:34:00

Information sent on behalf of Leicestershire Police

Dear Residents

Welcome to Decembers Priority Update. Our 3 beat priorities have remained the same, thank you to those that have taken the time to complete our priority setting surveys. The priorities are:

1. Road Safety
2. Farming Equipment theft and Rural Crime
3. Vehicle Crime

For priority 1 the beat team have carried out the following activity:

03/12 AM Patrols – Thorpe Arnold, Waltham on the Wolds, Stathern, Eastwell, Belvoir, Eaton
PM Patrols – Saxby, Garthorpe and Wymondham
08/12 Traffic calming in the villages of Stathern, Goadby Marwood, Hose, Scalford, Harby.
09/12 Patrols in Buckminster, Garthorpe, Coston and Coston Ford.
PM Traffic calming on Long lane near to the A52.
20/12 WOTW Traffic Calming and weight restriction monitoring 10:00-10:45, Harby 11:00-11:45. Parking issue on Bolton Lane, Hose checked, no issues today @12:00. 3 weight restriction advice letters sent.

21/12 PCSO Speed Monitoring:
09:55-10:15 Grantham Road, Bottesford 2 letters for 36 & 34 (approx. 67 vehicles)
10:20-10:35 Rectory Lane Bottesford No speeding vehicles (37)
10:55-11:20 Stathern Lane, Harby 2 letters for 35 (96)
11:30-11:48 Scalford Road, Eastwell 2 letters (44)
29/12 Patrols through Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Bottesford, Belvoir, Knipton and Traffic Calming in Croxton Kerrial.

Response officers on 29/12 responded to an RTC on High Street, Bottesford – The driver was arrested failing a road side breath test.

For Priority 2 the following rural crimes have been recorded:

22*5787 – 30/12-04/01 – Waltham Village Hall – shed door lock damaged
22*5218 – 25/12-03/01 – Business & Commercial Burglary – Main Street, Branston – outbuilding door forced open and hand tools stolen

22*1076 – 31/12 21:00 – 02:00 01/01 – Main Street Sewstern – locks damaged to gates
21*756578 – 30/12 23:20 – 00:30 31/12 – Residential Burglary Sewstern – car keys stolen and theft of Blue Mitsubishi Shogun EF08 FXR

21*750877 – 27/12 14:47 – Waltham Road, Thorpe Arnold – 3 padlocks cut off gates
21*750354 – 26/12 17:00-08:00 27/12 – Business & Commercial Burglary Waltham Road, Freeby – Break into Stables.

21*747680 – 24/12 15:43 – 13:18 – The Green Hose – Arson - Criminal Damage to outbuilding
21*746936 – 24/12 – 03:00-05:00 – Business and Commercial Burglary – Belvoir Road, Knipton – attempt to break into building by removing tiles.

21*746778 – 23/12 19:30 – 07:30 24/12 – Business and Commercial Burglary Chapel Lane, Croxton Kerrial – workshop entered and tools stolen

21*722545 – 08/12 – Swallows Drive, Stathern, Theft of Amazon Parcel
21*720894 – 06/12 22:00-08:00 07/12 – Attempt Business and Commercial Burglary Waltham Lane, Harby – attempt to gain entry to locked barn

21*703854 – 02/12 22:15 – Skillington Road, Sproxton, theft of leaf blower from farm.

We have recorded some of the beat teams patrol activity as follows. This does not include patrols conducted by our other teams at Melton, including our Neighbourhood Priority team and Response Teams who help support our objectives.

03/12 AM Patrols – Thorpe Arnold, Waltham on the Wolds, Stathern, Eastwell, Belvoir, Eaton
05/12 PM Patrols – Stonesby, Hose, Croxton Kerrial, Scalford, Waltham on the Wolds, Harby, Langar, Saltby, Long Clawson, Sproxton
08/12 PM Patrols – Barkestone, Redmile, Plungar, Stathern, Eastwell and then across to Buckminster, Garthorpe, Coston and Coston ford. Patrols in Bottesford including all of the new estate building sites in Bottesford before attending a Grade 1.
09/12 Afternoon and Evening patrols in Garthorpe, Buckminster, Saltby, Coston, Wymondham, Sproxton, Eaton, Stathern, Harby, Barkestone and Redmile.
14/12 PM patrols Scalford, Wycomb, Eaton, Branston, Harby, Hose, Long Clawson, Belvoir, Knipton, Croxton Kerrial, WOTW, Thorpe Arnold.
Evening patrols Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Plungar, Barkestone, Redmile,
15/12 PM Patrols Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Bottesford, Thorpe Arnold, Waltham on the Wolds,
Evening patrols Freeby, Saxby, Coston, Garthorpe, Sproxton, Buckminster, Sewstern, Wymondham, Edmondthorpe
20/12 AM patrols, WOTW, Harby, Hose, Long Clawson, Holwell
23/12 PM Patrols Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Branston, Eaton, Waltham
Evening patrols- Saxby, Coston, Sproxton, Garthorpe, Buckminster, Sewstern, Wymondham, Stapleford, Wyfordby, Brentingby.
24/12 Afternoon patrols, Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Bottesford, Redmile, Barkestone, Harby, Hose, Long Clawson, Holwell
29/12 Patrols through Scalford, Eastwell, Stathern, Bottesford, Belvoir, Knipton and Croxton Kerrial.

Vehicle Crime
There have been 2 vehicle related crimes recorded for the Month of December as follows:
21*757489 – 31/12 00:05 – 00:10 – East End, Long Clawson – theft of motor vehicle – recovered nearby.
21*756578 – theft of motor vehicle as part of burglary as already mentioned above.
Our patrol activity is as above with rural crime patrols. In addition a beat surgery was held at Belvoir Castle carpark on 03/12 between 11am and 12pm.

For more crime data please view the Crime Map on the link below which is updated to Nov 2021, December and January will be updated in due course. You will also be able to see our up and coming beat surgeries.

Here is a link to our latest crime prevention advice including Vehicle Crime and Burglary amongst other topics.

Kind Regards

PCSO Claire Gray 6541

Your Melton Rural North Beat Team are PS Simon Williams 1951, PC Daniel Daley 4252, PC Adam Atkinson 4517 and PCSO Claire Gray 6541

Message sent by
Claire Gray (Police, PCSO, Melton and Rutland)

Message tag words

Back to previous page
Click here to tweet this message to your followers

Discuss this alert message

Please see terms below before using this feature
Please be aware that the facility above is a Facebook service, posting your views will make some of your Facebook information visible to everyone (as with any Facebook activity).

The system administrators (VISAV Limited) monitor the content added. Any misuse or objectionable material should be reported to

The views expressed do not represent the views of the system administrators who are VISAV Limited, the Police, Neighbourhood Watch and other Information Provider using this service.
Leicestershire Police Asian community messaging by neighbourhood Alert Cyber Essentials Plus