Crime

Devastating ten thousand pound theft at Andover’s much loved charity

Enham Trust, a local charity that supports people with disabilities, had its gardening equipment stolen by heartless thieves on Thursday 28th March 2019. Staff were called at around midnight and alerted to the break-in, it...

Bosc monitor lizard found after search warrant for drugs in Andover

Andover Police had an expected surprised when issuing a search warrant today, Thursday, 18th July, after finding a Savmon lizard under a sofa following when searching an address in Andover. The RSPCA told Andover and...

Probe launched after boy, 14, was robbed in day-light

Police have launched an appeal for information following a robbery which occurred in Tidworth earlier this week. At approximately 5.10pm on Monday, 25th February, a 14-year-old was walking along Pennings road when he was approached...
Andover police hunt for intruder

Man, 25, given 22 month sentence following assaulting police officer

A man from Collingbourne Kingston has appeared in court today following an assault on a Police Officer in Tidworth. A 25-year-old man has been sentenced to 22 months imprisonment after pleading guilty to assaulting a...

Police investigate attempted robbery in Andover

Hampshire Constabulary are keen to hear from people who may have information about an attempted robbery in Andover. It took place around 2.30pm on Wednesday 6 March in the Quiksilver Way area of the town. The...

Man, 58, stabbed in the stomach in Andover

A 58-year-old man from ANDOVER had been found injured at around 5.30pm on Sunday, February 10th.  The man was rushed to hospital after receiving a stab wound to the stomach in the River Way area...

Woman fined for dumping drink cans and food containers

A Grateley woman has been made to pay an excess of £200 after she failed to check that the person getting rid of her was legally registered. The person she hired then illegally dumped...

soldier silhouette vandalised and decapitated

Last month many gathered to publicly place the silhouettes in memory of the fallen soldier of World war One. This one in Central Park was horribly targeted and decapitated. The silhouette was created and was placed...
Man Assaulted in Andover

Man arrested on suspicion of domestic assault

Detectives investigating a domestic-related assault are appealing for witnesses to come forward. The incident took place between midnight on Saturday 15 December 2018 and 2 am on Sunday 16 December 2018 when the couple were...
Man assaulted in Tidworth

Winchester man given CBO following “abusive behaviour”

A man from Winchester has been jailed for 12 weeks after abusing members of the public in Winchester. James Anthony aged 31, of Christchurch Road, Winchester appeared at Basingstoke Magistrates Court on Tuesday 22 January. Mr Anthony...

THIS WEEK'S LATEST

Andover Shed Break In Warning

Police are asking for help after a shed break-in on South Street occurred during the last month. The break-in happened between the 3rd October 2019...

Andover’s Charlton Bridge Claims Double Decker Bus

Andover's notorious bridge in Charlton Road has claimed another victim this morning. A Wheelers branded Double Decker bus drove under the bridge, completely slicing the...
Missing Boy Andover

Have you seen Missing Andover’s Joshua?

Hampshire Police have launched an appeal to find missing 16yo Joshua, who up until recently lived in Andover. Joshua lived with his Aunt and her...

Exciting Weekend in Andover Town Centre

Andover High Street will be alive with excitement this weekend with a dazzling double of festive events.  The fun kicks off on Friday, 15...