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Theft from the Spar shop by local offenders.

Reports of an increase in shop thefts from the Spar shop by local males and females at various times of the day. Some violence being used also.


  • Friday 29th November, 2019

    Shop watch groups being reviewed and revived with offenders being targeted. Also arranged for Christmas patrol around retail parks.

  • Sunday 15th September, 2019

    Meeting held at Patchway police station to discuss progress and the future.

  • Thursday 22nd August, 2019

    Continue to patrol and on patrol plan. Things have improved and one offender given custodial recently.

  • Monday 3rd June, 2019

    We have attended the store to explain reporting procedure and they have upgraded their CCTV.

  • Tuesday 9th April, 2019

    The thefts here have increased again, but we continue to work with them to problem solve this. The location is on a patrol plan for police.

  • Monday 11th February, 2019

    Things are settled down now and the shop are due to get a security guard very soon every day from 3pm

  • Wednesday 5th December, 2018

    The next action now after speaking to the area manager is to employ a security guard.

  • Tuesday 30th October, 2018

    This is still on going, and a current problem solving plan is in place for this location. 5218172772

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