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Attempted Burglary in Mayfly Road, Pineham, Northampton


Dear resident

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 Burglary

  • Burglars 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 locked
  • Make sure the front of your property is easily seen – fences and hedges should not be more than 1 metre high
  • Install dusk to dawn lighting above your front door
  • Keep 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 window
  • Make sure your house looks occupied, leave lights on when you’re out. Use timer switches for when you’re away
  • Security products help to deter and detect crime Get Smart Security With Ring Doorbells, Cams & Security Systems

    More crime prevention advice can be found on the Northamptonshire Police website and on the Neighbourhood Watch website

    If you would like to contact your local policing team, search in the Your Area section of our website.

    PCSO Earl
    Location Neighbourhood Policing Team

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