Local Crime Update – 7 days ending 19.5.19.

NB: Under the Data Protection Act, we are advised we should not usually identify, or provide information that can easily identify an individual. In such cases part information will be omitted e.g. an asterisk may be used in place of one letter of a suspect vehicle.

Oakham Beat.

Vehicle Crime -– from Alsthorpe Road, between 1am-1.15am 16.5.19 (Thurs) by 3 males in dark clothing and baseball caps, believed by cloning key fob in house)

  • Theft of motor vehicle a Golf index AF61 KS*,
  • Theft of Clio car (recovered by Police).

Rutland North Beat.

Cottesmore – Theft of KTM 950 SM off road motorcycle, index FN07 AX*, orange and black, distinctive after-market exhausts fitted, very loud. About 11.30pm 12.5.19 (Sun) Two men wheeled away the motorcycle from The Leas and started it at a nearby Filling Station.  Accompanied by a third man in a dark coloured vehicle.

Rutland South Beat.

Ketton – burglary non-dwelling, garage at the quarry at the Castle Cement Works between 4am 11thand 8am 12.5.19.  Tools found in garage used to smash window of adjoining Canteen and force vending machine.

North Luffenham – Vehicle crime,in Kings Road, about 4am 17.5.19 (Fri).  Two vehicles in driveway entered and searched.  No damage, entry believed by cloning fob (in house).  3 suspects drove away at speed in a modern looking 4×4.

Ketton – Burglary dwelling, in High Street, (vicinity of Post Office lay by), about 3am 17.5.19 (Fri) believed key used whilst occupants asleep.  Stolen Hasselblad digital camera, AA0055 44mm.  Door left open and vehicle drove towards South Luffenham.

North Luffenham – Vehicle crime,3.10am-3.40am, 17.5.19 (Fri) Sycamore Road.  Entry by smashing front nearside window, searched, two sets of car keys stolen. Suspects travel to Digby Road and steal two vehicles (i) silver Citroen Berlingo van index PE60 DY* and (ii) Fiat 500, index KY10 BV*

Uppingham Beat.

Nothing appropriate for circulation.

Wanted man arrested

16:19 15/05/2019

Updated News Post

A man who was wanted as part of Operation Lionheart has been arrested today (Wednesday 15 May).

Following an appeal, Lee Ryan Smith, from Leicester was arrested on suspicion of being concerned in the supply of class A drugs.

The 24-year-old is currently in custody.

Officers have thanked the public for sharing the appeals and assisting with enquires to locate him.


Seven-year sentence for first Op Lionheart defendants


Russ Horne.

Volunteer Director

Rutland Neighbourhood Watch Association.


Other Latest News

Rogue Traders– Trading Standards deal with a large number of complaints regarding doorstep selling and rouge traders.If you think you have been a victim of a rogue trader or doorstep conman please report this to the Citizen Advice Consumer helpline on 03454 040506This may include bogus officials, high pressure sales techniques, or rogue traders telling you that work needs doing and then charging extortionate prices. If someone knocks at your door and tells you that you need work done on your home, don’t be forced into making a decision at the door or on the spot.
We recommend that you:

  • Get personal recommendations for traders from friends, family orneighbours

  • Ask for references from recent clients

  • Describe exactly what you want prior to getting a quote

  • Get a quotation from more than one trader

  • Take your time. Don’t be hurried into making a decision

If you feel afraid or threatened call the Police on 999 or for non-urgent calls 101.
Anyone with information about a crime in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland can call Leicestershire Police by dialing 101 (calls cost 15p) or call Crimestoppers free and anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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