Crime

Fine for local woman who fly-tipped

A local Andover woman has admitted to dumping a tent, bathroom shelves, a case full of paperwork and other general waste in Launcelot Close after an investigation from Test Valley Borough Council. Jitladda Saunders illegally...

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...

Police launch probe into late-night attack of man, 66, in Andover

Police are appealing for information regarding an investigation into an attack that took place on Friday, 22nd of February. The incident took place at around 10.30pm. The 66 year-old-man was attacked in Admirals Way Park on...
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Attempted burglary strikes police manhunt

Police are appealing for information after launching a manhunt following an attempted burglary in Tidworth. At 5.45pm yesterday, 4th of August, Sunday, a man attempted access into a house on Zooch estate. The homeowner challenged the...
Police looking for suspects of criminal damage case

CCTV: Police looking for suspects of criminal damage case

Do you know this person? Police would like to speak to them after a spare of criminal damage in the Black Dam area of Basingstoke last week. Between January 1 and 4 several cars have had...
Man assaulted in Tidworth

Man, 18, rushed to hospital after being punched in the face

Police are asking for anyone with information following an assault which took place in Tidworth at the weekend. An 18-year-old was assaulted by another man outside the Spar shop on Pennings road between 2.00pm and...

Former school coach charged with 24 child sex offences

A local coach appeared in court earlier today (Thursday 7th of March) in Basingstoke Magistrates' Court and charged with non-recent child sex offences following an investigation by Hampshire Constabulary Marmion Team. Philip Banning, 68, of...

Elderly couple conned out of £7,500

Hampshire Police are issuing a scam warning after a couple in Andover attempted to withdraw more than £40,000 from their bank. They had been called by a man who claimed to be a detective in the...
Action fraud issues warning of fraudulent scams from HMRC

Action fraud issues warning of fraudulent scams from HMRC

A recent increase of scammers has been noticed by Action Fraud, reports suggest that the fraudsters are pretending to be HM & Revenue with malicious calls, voicemails, text messages, and emails to a large number...

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...

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Tesco Petrol Station no Longer 24 Hours

Andover's Tesco Extra petrol station has stopped operating for 24 hours a day. The station is closed in the evenings until after 6am in the...
Fire in Whitchurch

Fire at Kings Arms Pub resolved

A fire broke out in Whitchurch, Hampshire in The Kings Arms Pub located opposite the Whitchurch Fire Station. Initially, four pumps were in attendance along...

A303 Road Rage Killer Guilty of Manslaughter

A motorist who killed a man after hitting him with his car on the A303 in Wiltshire has pleaded guilty to manslaughter. Tarkan Agca, aged...
winter gritters ready for new year

Gritter Garbo Gutted in Council Road Wars

Local residents in Shipton Bellinger were pleased to observe a Hampshire County Council gritter spreading the icy Bulford Road at 6.30am this morning (4th...