We are appealing for information about an attempted burglary at a home on Mayfly Road, Pineham, Northampton. This happened on 29th November 2023 between 9:00am and 3:00pm.
The offender or offenders partially smashed a patio door, no entry gained.
Did you witness anything? Did you see anyone or any vehicle(s) in the area that looked suspicious? If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting ref: 23000737191
Alternatively you can report online here.
You can also pass on information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
Residential BurglaryBurglars often break in at the rear of properties. Ensure your rear garden is secure at all times with 1.8m perimeter fence/wall/gate and keep all gates lockedMake sure the front of your property is easily seen – fences and hedges should not be more than 1 metre highInstall dusk to dawn lighting above your front doorKeep your doors locked at all times – so many burglars just walk in – don’t make it easy for them!If you’re not in the room, close the windowMake sure your house looks occupied, leave lights on when you’re out. Use timer switches for when you’re awaySecurity products help to deter and detect crime Get Smart Security With Ring Doorbells, Cams & Security Systems
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