Crime

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 hit with fine following A303 layby fly-tipping

A man from Birmingham has been ordered to pay more than £1,000 after fly-tipping building and packaging waste, including pallets, along the A303. Jamie Parsons left the waste in a layby along the A303 before...
Andover Town Centre

Andover Police launch operation ‘scrooge’ to deter shoplifters

Andover Police have launched a campaign named Operation Scrooge to deter shoplifters/organised crime groups in the run-up to Christmas. Officers from the Neighbourhood Policing Team have begun the preventive measures from the switch on...
Tidworth Station road fire

Police appeal after ‘Suspicious’ fire in former Lloyds Bank

Last night, Thursday 3 October 2019, police were called after a fire erupted in Station Street, Tidworth. Wiltshire and the Dorset Fire Service, who were on scene, warned police just prior to 11 p.m. People near...

Elderly woman, 80, conned out of £1k by ‘tradesmen’

An elderly woman aged 80 has been scammed out of £1,000 by a doorstep trader. The elderly woman was approached by 'Tree and Garden Services' and subsequently wished for her patio to be re-laid. A man...

Amesbury Incident Connected to Russian Spy Investigation

Earlier today (6th March 2018), Dorset and Wiltshire fire and rescue service were called to Solstice Park in Amesbury. Three engines raced with blue lights to Amesbury's Ambulance Base car park and appeared to focus...

Police released CCTV following spate of burglaries in Andover

CCTV images released following burglaries at businesses in Andover Do you recognise the three men in these CCTV images? We have released these pictures as part of an investigation into four burglaries which took place between...

Police advise public following purse thefts in Andover

Andover Police are issuing crime prevention advice following a number of purse and handbag thefts in Andover. Police have received reports of four incidents recently where purses were stolen from shoppers’ handbags. The thefts took place on...

Police make romantic drug driver arrest

Police arrested a man after being caught over the limit and drug driving while passing by the railway station yesterday (Thursday, Valentine's day) https://twitter.com/AndoverPolice/status/1096052619309662209 The officers pulled the Volkswagen Golf yesterday afternoon and carried out a drug...
Police car Andover

Police look for witnesses in Andover robbery

Police are appealing for dashcam and CCTV footage in connection with a burglary in Andover. Between 4.35pm and 5pm on 6 December, a house was broken into on Winchester Road. Jewellery and a safe were stolen...