Middleton Cheney Parish Council

Serving the people of Middleton Cheney

All Saints Church 1920

Clerk: Mrs Valerie Furniss
Parish Meeting Rooms
Middleton Cheney, Banbury
Oxon OX17 2LR

Tel: 01295 713500

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Magazine Advertise Debt Alert

Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforcing a court judgement, attempting to recover funds for a non-existent debt. The fraudsters state the debt originates from the victim not paying a magazine advertisement subscription.

A variety of magazine names and publishers are being used by the fraudsters, who also commonly use the names of certified Bailiff Enforcement... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Apr 2018 07:52 by Will Smith

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Easter crime prevention advice issued as part of Operation Crooked

Easter crime prevention advice issued as part of Operation Crooked

Officers are continuing their crackdown on burglary, robbery and vehicle crime offences by issuing reminders to the public about how they can keep their possessions safe this Easter.

Northamptonshire Police is currently running Operation Crooked, a specific campaign dedicated to cutting these types of crime across the county.

With Easter coming up, officers would like to urge the public to take simple... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 30 Mar 2018 22:28 by Will Smith

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Gold and Jewellery Burglaries - Crime Prevention Advice

There have been a number of burglaries where gold and jewellery has been stolen. If you have high value gold or jewellery, here are some tips to help protect it and reduce the risk of becoming a victim of crime:

We recommend removing your gold and jewellery from your home to keep it and your family as safe as possible. Police officers are working with financial institutions in Northamptonshire to make... Read More »

Posted: Mon, 26 Mar 2018 20:15 by Will Smith

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Action Counters Terrorism - Report suspicious activity and behaviour to tackle terrorism

Northamptonshire Police is urging the public to help the police tackle terrorism and save lives by reporting suspicious behaviour and activity.

Communities defeat terrorism. With the enduring terrorist threat, it is now more important than ever that everyone plays their part in tackling terrorism. Your actions could save lives.

Don't worry about wasting police time. No call or click will be ignored.... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 15:59 by Will Smith

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Five new wanted appeals issued as Operation Crooked continues

Northamptonshire Police has issued five more wanted appeals as a campaign targeting serious acquisitive crime continues.

Running throughout March, Operation Crooked is dedicated to reducing burglary, robbery and vehicle crime offences across the county.

The week three wanted appeals are for:

1. Joseph William Walpole, 25, of Northampton, wanted for burglary.

2. Stephen Hill, 31, of Corby, wanted for handling... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 20 Mar 2018 15:57 by Will Smith

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Operation Crooked crime prevention advice

Northamptonshire Police has launched Operation Crooked to tackle burglary, vehicle crime and robbery across the county. As well as our proactive policing work, we're sharing the following advice to help you reduce your risk of crime. For more crime prevention advice, visit www.northants.police.uk/crime-prevention

Preventing burglary

  • Look at your home as a burglar would – if you were locked out,... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 16 Mar 2018 20:03 by Will Smith

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Motorists reminded to take caution on county's roads

Motorists reminded to take caution on county's roads

We're reminding motorists to use caution while out and about on the county's roads while snow, wind and sub-zero temperatures continue to impact Northamptonshire.

Latest updates from the Met Office suggest we will continue to see regular snow showers and high winds for the next 36-48 hours, with temperatures not expecting to rise until Sunday.

At this time there are no problems on the county's strategic... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 02 Mar 2018 16:39 by Will Smith

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South Northants Locally Identified Priorities

Dear resident,

Back in October we issued locally identified priorities based on information received from local communities. The current priorities set for the South Northants district are:

South Northants Brackley:
Police presence
Drug abuse/dealing

South Northants Towcester:
Police presence
Thefts / burglaries / criminal damage

The Neighbourhood Teams have been working on these and we will... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 01 Feb 2018 20:44 by Will Smith

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Burglary Moors Drive


Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding a Burglary Dwelling which took place on The Moors Drive, Middleton Cheney.

This happened between the hours of 0830 and 5.00 pm on the 8th December 2017.

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... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 Dec 2017 19:18 by Will Smith

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Northamptonshire Community Connect

We are aware of an explicit video involving a child which has been distributed via social media. This is currently under investigation by Hampshire Constabulary.

If you have received this explicit video on Snapchat, Instagram or by any other means you must delete it immediately. If you show this video to someone else or forward it on to other people you could be committing a criminal offence, which... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 Dec 2017 16:59 by Will Smith

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