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Containing the tag : "bogus" (90 results)

Alerts sent Saturday 22 September 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Good Afternoon, Information has just been received from concerned members of ...
Sent by : Donald MacKay (Police, Constable, Argyll and West Dumbartonshire)

Alerts sent Tuesday 18 September 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
Police in Torbay would like to alert the community to a property rental scam.&nb...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Saturday 15 September 2018

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West Mids Police
11:30 : Crime Update
Good Morning Just to give you an update on overnight crime. We have had a tot...
Sent by : Kelly Bradburn (Police, PCSO, Bushbury)

Alerts sent Thursday 13 September 2018

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Sussex Police
Cold Callers If you saw or heard anything, or have any information about the...
Sent by : Megan Hall (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Sunday 09 September 2018

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West Mids Police
14:55 : Bogus calls
I previously sent the message below out before but they are now targetting peopl...
Sent by : Mark Rice (Police, PCSO, Meriden)

Alerts sent Saturday 08 September 2018

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West Mids Police
Good Morning Sir or madam Over the last few weeks Wolverhampton has seen and in...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)

Alerts sent Thursday 06 September 2018

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West Mids Police
Good afternoon Sir or madam At around 6.30pm on Wednesday 5th August two men ca...
Sent by : Jayne Turner (Police Staff, Partnerships Engagement Officer, Solihull)

Alerts sent Wednesday 05 September 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Message from Lincolnshire Police HQ Engagement Team, Wednesday, 5 September 2018...
Sent by : Sharon Horne (Police & NHWN, NHW Administrator, Lincolnshire)

Alerts sent Monday 03 September 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
Residents of Davenham and Moulton. There has been recent reports of bogus wor...
Sent by : Alex Haskell (Police, PCSO, Northwich LPU PCSO)

Alerts sent Sunday 02 September 2018

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West Mids Police
DearSir or madam We have received some recent reports stating that el...
Sent by : Allan Cameron (Police,PCSO,Solihull, Smiths Wood)

Alerts sent Tuesday 28 August 2018

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Police Scotland
Police Scotland are making enquiries into a bogus workmen incident which occurre...
Sent by : Shirley Duff (Police Scotland, Public Enquiry & Support Assistant, Highland Perthshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 22 August 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Can residents, particularly Talk Talk customers, please be aware of bogus phone ...
Sent by : Euan Chancellor (Police, Constable, Edinburgh)

Alerts sent Monday 20 August 2018

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West Mids Police
Hello all, Please ba advised officers were called to a report of an elderly r...
Sent by : Gursharanpal Chana (Police, Engagement & Consultation, Birmingham Partnerships)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A distraction burglary has been reported in Sutton Roa...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Sunday 19 August 2018

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Cumbria Police
08:55 : Bogus Seller
Please be aware of a male offering to sell light bulbs claiming to be from "...
Sent by : Peter Murphy (Police, PCSO, Carlisle East)

Alerts sent Saturday 18 August 2018

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West Mids Police
Hello Sir or madam, Over the last week we have had reports from local el...
Sent by : Wendy Shale (Police, Police Community Support Officer, Solihull Rurals)

Alerts sent Friday 17 August 2018

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Scottish Borders Council
We have received 2 reports of possible Bogus Callers in the Berwickshire area ...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Thursday 16 August 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
BOGUS PHONE CALLER UPDATE  Alert message sent 27/07/2018 08:31:00 Thank ...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
  Fraudsters are contacting overseas students and visitors who are in th...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)

Alerts sent Monday 13 August 2018

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Devon and Cornwall Police
We have been made aware that residents have received bogus cold telephone calls ...
Sent by : Linzi Berryman (Police, Community Messaging Officer, Devon and Cornwall)

Alerts sent Saturday 11 August 2018

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West Mids Police
It has come to our attention that some of the elderly residents in our area have...
Sent by : Mark Rice (Police, PCSO, Meriden)

Alerts sent Thursday 02 August 2018

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Dorset Alert
Dorset Police is alerting local residents about the latest phone and online scam...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Sunday 29 July 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
There has been an incident where a male arrived to an elderly persons bungalow d...
Sent by : Simon Arthur (Police, PCSO, East Northants)

Alerts sent Friday 27 July 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Bogus Caller Alert Please be cautious if you are contacted by a caller u...
Sent by : Gill Finn (Police & NHWN, Community Safety Officer, Police Headquarters)

Alerts sent Wednesday 25 July 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch
Bogus Builders around Hucclecote Please be aware that there are potential bog...
Sent by : Bob Lloyd (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Gloucestershire)
West Mids Police
Dear Resident,Please see the below advice regarding 'bogus officials and callers...
Sent by : Ade Hartland (Police, PCSO, Pleck)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Bogus Workmen Incident – Linlithgow   The following message was...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Tuesday 24 July 2018

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West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in Moorside ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 23 July 2018

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West Mids Police
Please be aware of any person who claims to be from the Deaf & Blind so...
Sent by : Mark Rice (Police, PCSO, Meriden)

Alerts sent Friday 20 July 2018

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Sussex Police
Friday 20th July 2018 News and appeals West Sussex residents reminded - s...
Sent by : Janice Brown (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Thursday 19 July 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
Message sent on behalf of PCSO Betteridge Dear Resident, Police have recen...
Sent by : Jess McNally (Police, PCSO, Far)
Sussex Police
Cold callers have been reported in your neighbourhood   If you sa...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
19/07/2018 Also known as ‘artifice burglary’, this is defined as...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 17 July 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Officers in East Ayrshire have received reports of suspicious 'cold caller...
Sent by : Craig Marshall (Police, Constable, Ayrshire)
Sussex Police
17 July 2018 News and appeals     Police release video to hig...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Sussex Police
17 July 2018 News and appeals   East Grinstead resident have now re...
Sent by : Anna Habdas (Police, Prevention Support and Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Monday 16 July 2018

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Lancashire Constabulary
Dear Sir or madam We want to alert you and let you know that we continue to get ...
Sent by : Andy Crook (Police, Digital Media Officer, Lancashire )
Bedfordshire Police
Good morning to you all, I would like to take this opportunity to remind you ...
Sent by : Laura Hoggard (Police, PCSO, North)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 July 2018

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Dorset Alert
A Sherborne resident has been the victim of a bogus police officer telephone sca...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Monday 09 July 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
Good afternoon Residents Please be aware and look out for elderly residents i...
Sent by : Liz Corless (Police, PC, Widnes LPU Inner Beat Mgmt)

Alerts sent Friday 06 July 2018

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Hampshire Constabulary
We’ve been alerted by the National Farmers’ Union to bogus calls bei...
Sent by : Phil Rogers (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire Corporate Communications)
Scottish Borders Council
An incident took place in Kelso yesterday (Thursday) when two men attended a hou...
Sent by : Nick Walker (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Wednesday 27 June 2018

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Bedfordshire Police
Bedfordshire police have received reports of three males claiming to work for Ve...
Sent by : Sally Bonham (Police, PC, North)

Alerts sent Tuesday 26 June 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the look out after a dist...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 21 June 2018

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West Mids Police
15:15 : Bogus Caller
Dear Residents It has been reported to the Police that there has suspected bogu...
Sent by : Gillian Whittingham (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks)

Alerts sent Friday 15 June 2018

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West Mids Police
10:40 : Bogus Call
Dear Residents It has been reported to the Police that residents are getting ca...
Sent by : Gillian Whittingham (Police, PCSO, Four Oaks)

Alerts sent Thursday 14 June 2018

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West Mids Police
Good Morning Sir or madam As the summer months are upon us please be mindful of ...
Sent by : Tina Fallon (Police , Engagement and Consultations officer, Wolverhampton Partnerships)

Alerts sent Wednesday 13 June 2018

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Dorset Alert
Good Afternoon, Following a couple of incidents reporting Rogue Traders and a...
Sent by : Adam Fitzwalter (Dorset Police, PCSO5104, West Moors, St Leonards & St Ives)

Alerts sent Wednesday 06 June 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Local PCSOs attended a report of a suspected Bogus Official on Childers Street H...
Sent by : Selena Nichol (Police, PCSO, Doncaster Central NHP)
Notts Police
We had three separate reports on Monday 4 June 2018 where people had been ...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Monday 04 June 2018

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Sussex Police
4/6/18   Police in Rother are keen to speak to anyone in the Sidle...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Friday 01 June 2018

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West Mids Police
16:56 : Bogus Caller
We have had an incident whereby an elderly resident on the Pheasey Park Farm est...
Sent by : Tracy Ash (Police, PCSO, Aldridge)

Alerts sent Wednesday 30 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
East Dunbartonshire Community Alerts On Thursday 24th May 2018 there were sus...
Sent by : Mark Jackson (Police, Constable, East Dunbartonshire)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
09:01 : CRIME ALERT
CRIME ALERT / WITNESS APPEAL: We are receiving reports of thefts, bogus wor...
Sent by : James Higgins (Police, Constable, Lanarkshire Division)

Alerts sent Tuesday 22 May 2018

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Police Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,iVBORw0KGgoAAAANSUhEUgAAArwAAAK8CAYAAAANumxDA...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)

Alerts sent Monday 21 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Sent on behalf of Sgt. Darren Mills, Safer Communities, North East Division ...
Sent by : Brian Connel (NW Scotland, Administrator, NW Scotland )

Alerts sent Friday 18 May 2018

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Dorset Alert
Sometime yesterday Thurs 17th May in the Crossways area an unknown male eng...
Sent by : Sarah Pilcher (Dorset Police, PCSO 5410, Dorchester West Rural)
West Mids Police
Most people who come to your door will be genuine callers. But it's best to make...
Sent by : David (Police,PCSO,Walsall Brownhills)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Following recent housebreakings in the Linlithgow area. Residents are asked to ...
Sent by : Andrew Murray (Police, Constable, West Lothian)

Alerts sent Thursday 17 May 2018

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Notts Police
We've recently seen an increase in fraud incidents where the offender cl...
Sent by : Holly Knebel (Police, Staff, Nottinghamshire)

Alerts sent Wednesday 16 May 2018

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Sussex Police
16/05/18 Police are reminding residents in East Sussex to be on the alert ...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Tuesday 15 May 2018

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Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
This time of year can often see an increase in Bogus Caller crime and scams. The...
Sent by : Mark Jackson (Police, Constable, East Dunbartonshire)

Alerts sent Friday 04 May 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
A male attended an address on Senwick Road yesterday (3rd of May) at 11:30h...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 03 May 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Police in Sheffield are appealing for information and raising awareness after a ...
Sent by : Corporate Communications9 (Police, Corporate Communications, s)

Alerts sent Tuesday 01 May 2018

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Lincolnshire Police
Hello good afternoon this is PCSO Nigel Wass. We would like people to be awa...
Sent by : Nigel Wass (Support, PCSO NC56 Horncastle & Wragby, Horncastle Station)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Information sent on behalf of Police Scotland and Trading Standards   ...
Sent by : Willie Clark (NHWN, Community Engagement Officer, NW Scotland)

Alerts sent Friday 27 April 2018

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Humberside Police
A number of incidents have been reported in your neighbourhood. A number of ...
Sent by : Adam Barley (Police,PCSO ,Hull Central )

Alerts sent Friday 20 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the lookout following two...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )

Alerts sent Thursday 12 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Earlier alert re bogus boiler man, reported in good faith. However, it appears t...
Sent by : Sam Dobbs (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Daventry & South Northants)
Northamptonshire Police
At around 1.30pm today (12 April) a man was challenged knocking on a front door ...
Sent by : Sam Dobbs (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Daventry & South Northants)

Alerts sent Wednesday 11 April 2018

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South Yorkshire Police
Following a recent incident in the Wheatley area of Doncaster offices are raisin...
Sent by : Corporate Communications9 (Police, Corporate Communications, s)
Neighbourhood Watch Scotland
Police in the Highlands are advising local residents to be on their guard agains...
Sent by : Keri Jones (Police, Constable, Highlands and Island)
Dorset Alert
The Action Fraud website has received several reports indicating that sellers of...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
West Mids Police
Dear Sir or madam A bogus caller burglary has been reported in Old Park ...
Sent by : Kevin Pitt (Police, Engagement and Consultation Officer, Walsall)

Alerts sent Monday 09 April 2018

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Dorset Alert
A bogus caller has been reported in the North Wootton area. A male knocked at an...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)
Sussex Police
9/4/18 Please be aware of a female saying her mum isn't well and that ...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)
Dorset Alert
Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforci...
Sent by : Mark Jones (Dorset Police, PCSO 6269, Sherborne Rural)

Alerts sent Friday 06 April 2018

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Police Scotland
<img src="data:image/png;base64,/9j/4AAQSkZJRgABAQEAYABgAAD/2wBDAAoHBwgHBgoIC...
Sent by : Darren Mills (Safer Communities, North East Division, Police Scotland)
Lincolnshire Police
  Further advice from Action Fraud Online Marketplace Fraud: Advice f...
Sent by : Caroline Broughton (Police, Sergeant - Community Safety Dept, Nettleham HQ)

Alerts sent Thursday 05 April 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Corby Borough Council release We have been informed that a double glazing com...
Sent by : Jon Hodgson (Police, Neighbourhood Sergeant, Corby & Kettering)
Action Fraud (NFIB)
Action Fraud has received several reports indicating that sellers of items on on...
Sent by : Action Fraud (Action Fraud, Administrator, National)
Hampshire Constabulary
Do you use online sites to sell your stuff?  Action Fraud has received...
Sent by : Lucy Dibdin (Police, Cyber Security & Protection Officer, Hampshire )

Alerts sent Tuesday 27 March 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
There has been a further report where a victim in our area has been conned ...
Sent by : Stephen Marnick (Police, PCSO, Widnes LPU Outer PCSO)

Alerts sent Thursday 22 March 2018

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West Mids Police
Bogus builder warning as cruel thieves con man (89) out of savings   P...
Sent by : Peter (Police,Engagement Officer,Coventry)
Sussex Police
22/03/2018 We have recently had some reports across Hastings & Ro...
Sent by : Lee Melbourne (Police, Prevention Support & Engagement Officer, Sussex)

Alerts sent Wednesday 21 March 2018

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Cheshire Constabulary
We are urging residents to be vigilant after reports of bogus cold callers have ...
Sent by : Jenna Tapley (Police, PCSO, Chester LPU North PCSO)

Alerts sent Monday 19 March 2018

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Cambridgeshire Constabulary
Although many people who call at your home will be genuine there are incidents w...
Sent by : Joe Haylock (Police, PCSO, South Cambs - Histon)
Hampshire Constabulary
We are issuing a warning today following reports of fraudulent telephone calls t...
Sent by : Marisa Charles (Police, Corporate Communications Officer, Hampshire)
Scottish Borders Council
A resident in the Scottish Borders was contacted by a male claiming to be from N...
Sent by : Kirsty Neish (Police Scotland, Constable, Scottish Borders)

Alerts sent Tuesday 06 March 2018

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Northamptonshire Police
Northamptonshire Police are warning residents to be on the look out following a ...
Sent by : Paul Hurst (Police, PCSO, Wellingborough )