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District council sets final budget

District council sets final budget

A budget to protect and grow the environment, communities and businesses while seeing the district through the reorganisation of local government in Northamptonshire, has been approved by South Northamptonshire Council (SNC).Set alongside its 2019/20 Business Plan, SNC approved a budget of £14.6million to deliver services to the 36,067 households in the district; including waste and recycling,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 04 Mar 2019 12:48 by Deborah Rush

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Courier Fraud

Courier Fraud

A number of Northamptonshire residents have recently received scam calls from persons pretending to be Police Officers from the Metropolitan Police. To substantiate this claim, the caller might be able to confirm some easily obtainable basic details about the victim such as their full name and address. They may also offer a telephone number for the victim to call to check that they are genuine; this... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 18:53 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime

Momo Challenge - Info And Advice For Parents

Momo Challenge - Info And Advice For Parents

The Momo challenge is the latest in a series of online challenges that emerge and cause enormous concern. Sometimes the challenges are more myth than reality but that doesn't reduce the worry.

What is the Momo Challenge?

The Momo character — the disfigured face attached to a bird's body — was, in fact, a prop named 'Mother Bird' made in Japan three years ago for an art exhibition. Its sinister... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 18:52 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime

Courier Fraud

Courier Fraud

A number of Northamptonshire residents have recently received scam calls from persons pretending to be Police Officers from the Metropolitan Police. To substantiate this claim, the caller might be able to confirm some easily obtainable basic details about the victim such as their full name and address. They may also offer a telephone number for the victim to call to check that they are genuine; this... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 01 Mar 2019 18:51 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime

Please tell us your views on future Police and Fire Priorities for Northamptonshire

Please tell us your views on future Police and Fire Priorities for Northamptonshire

Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold is updating his Police and Crime Plan and launching a new Fire & Rescue Plan – his first since taking responsibility for Northamptonshire Fire & Rescue Service in January 2019.

In both plans, Stephen has outlined his priorities for actions that will help create a safer county, along with the activities that will help to... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:35 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime

Final stage for plan to protect and grow South Northamptonshire

Final stage for plan to protect and grow South Northamptonshire

A major new policy document which will shape any changes in South Northants for years to come has been sent to the Secretary of State for Housing, Communities and Local Government.

Five years in the making and after five public consultations, the South Northants Council (SNC) Local Plan Part 2 follows on from the West Northants Joint Core Strategy and adds detailed planning policies which are specific... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:56 by Deborah Rush

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Hm Revenue And Customs Scam

Hm Revenue And Customs Scam

Northamptonshire Police are warning people once again of scammers contacting victims claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) that trick people into paying bogus debts and taxes using gift cards.

  • Fraudsters are contacting the elderly and vulnerable claiming to be from HM Revenue & Customs.
  • Victims are being told they have arrest warrants, outstanding debts or unpaid taxes in their name.... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 25 Jan 2019 16:02 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime

Have your say on litter picking and refuse collections

Have your say on litter picking and refuse collections

With a top ten recycling rate and as finalists in national awards, the South Northamptonshire Council (SNC) street cleaning and waste collection teams are asking residents what they think of their service.

As members of the Association for Public Service Excellence (APSE) the council, is for the first time, taking part in a national survey to assess the quality of these two services.Cllr Dermot Bambridge,... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 21 Jan 2019 09:51 by Deborah Rush

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There has been a Burglary – Cash and Vehicle stolen -Vauxhall Corsa, entry gained by removing keys from the door, Station road, Cogenhoe between 22:00 Saturday 12th January-06:50 on Sunday 13thJanuary 2019 Ref 19000019533

There has been a Burglary – Cash and Vehicle stolen  -Vauxhall Corsa, entry gained by removing keys from the door, Station road, Cogenhoe between 22:00 Saturday 12th January-06:50 on Sunday 13thJanuary 2019 Ref 19000019533

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you were suspicious of?

If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101

You can also provide confidential information should you wish to remain anonymous. These calls can be made to the Independent Charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.

101 is the number to use to report incidents... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:32 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime, News

Cogenhoe Criminal Damage Crime Ref 19000011070

Cogenhoe Criminal Damage Crime Ref 19000011070

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a criminal damage to a vehicle in Station Road where unknown persons have smashed the front drivers side window and searched within.

This happened between the hours of 2230 on the 7th and 1000 on the 8th January 2019.

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area that looked suspicious?

Did you see any vehicle(s) that you... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 09 Jan 2019 11:07 by Deborah Rush

Tags: Crime, News

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