Tag Archives: Staffordshire Police

Sexual Grooming Arrest after Altercation in Tamworth

A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted sexual grooming of a child following reports of an altercation, Staffordshire Police said. The 49-year-old man was arrested in Hockley, Tamworth on Friday night. An incident occurred between the man and … Continue reading

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Carrying a Knife in Staffordshire Could Lead to a Spell Behind Bars

As part of Staffordshire Police’s efforts to reduce knife-related crime, they are launching a new Knife Amnesty for 2017 and are hoping it will take more bladed items off the streets. If you carry a knife or have a dangerous … Continue reading

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Security Level Raised to Critical: Keeping Staffordshire’s Communities Safe and Reassured

Following the announcement last night (Tuesday May 23rd) by the Prime Minster Theresa May to raise the national security level to Critical, Staffordshire Police want to reassure their communities that they are working hard to keep us safe. Moving to … Continue reading

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Drayton Manor Theme Park Ride Closed in Major Incident

A ride at Drayton Manor theme park has been closed following a major incident. The park said Splash Canyon was shut on Tuesday due to reports of someone falling into the water. Staffordshire Police said a girl, believed to be … Continue reading

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Warning to Van Owners in The Tamworth Area After a Spate of Break-ins

A high number of vehicles have been targeted in the Tamworth area and Staffordshire Police are warning vehicle owners are being alerted to increase vehicle security after receiving a lot of reports over the last few nights. It is believed … Continue reading

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Burglary at Business Premises in Tamworth

At 6:00am on 28 August, two unknown offender(s) entered business premises via the rear of the property by unknown means in Caledonian, Tamworth. Whilst inside, the offenders have attacked and removed cash boxes from a gaming machine and pool table.  They have then … Continue reading

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Beware of Travellers’ Cheques Scam

Staffordshire Police are warning people to beware of employers offering payment via travellers’ cheques. The cheques are offered as reimbursement for ‘initial costs’ for a new job.  Victims have been models or drivers looking for work online and in Staffordshire, … Continue reading

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