Author: Becky Jones

Police Surgery Wednesday 15 June at East Carlton Park

Officers from the local neighbourhood policing team will be holding a community surgery on Wednesday 15 June, between 10.30am and 12 noon, at East Carlton Park.

We will be on hand to listen to any concerns you have in your local community and to offer crime prevention advice.

Please come along to speak to your local officers about any issues of concern in your local community.

Everyone is welcome and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 09:53 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

Police Surgery Wednesday 15 June at East Carlton Park

Officers from the local neighbourhood policing team will be holding a community surgery on Wednesday 15 June, between 10.30am and 12 noon, at East Carlton Park.

We will be on hand to listen to any concerns you have in your local community and to offer crime prevention advice.

Please come along to speak to your local officers about any issues of concern in your local community.

Everyone is welcome and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 14 Jun 2022 09:53 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police

The Knife Angel comes to Corby

Over the past few weeks, the county has had the proud honour of hosting the iconic #KnifeAngel statue.

The 27ft monument has attracted attention from all members of the community, first in Northampton and now in Corby, where it will remain in the town centre until Sunday (May 29).

More importantly, the Knife Angel has provided the opportunity for the Force, and its partners, to talk about the dangers... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 25 May 2022 09:29 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Knife Angel, Knife Crime, Police

SAY HELLO TO NEIGHBOURHOOD WATCH WEEK, 30th May – 5th June 2022

This year, John Bishop invites us all to 'say hello' to Neighbourhood Watch Week as it kick-starts the Month of Community. It's a chance to come together with neighbours, with friends, with people you haven't met, and to 'say hello' by making new connections. Building these connections in our community is one of the foundations of Neighbourhood Watch! Learn more about Neighbourhood Watch Week and listen... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 20 May 2022 12:47 by Becky Jones

Tags: Crime Prevention, John Bishop, Neithbourhood Watch, Say Hello

Update on COVID - 19 in Northamptonshire

"The latest figures show that the drop in COVID-19 case rates has been slowest in the over 70s.

Sadly we are still seeing deaths from COVID-19 in Northamptonshire and nationally.

As our older population were some of the first to get their vaccinations, along with those who are immunocompromised, it's vitally important to make sure their protection from COVID-19 is topped up, as vaccine effectiveness... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 14 May 2022 06:59 by Becky Jones

Tags: Booster, Covid, Vaccinations

The Knife Angel

The Knife Angel will be on display on 14 May in Wellingborough at the Old Grammarians Rugby Club in Sywell Road from 12 noon to 3.30pm. In Corby, the sculpture will arrive on the evening of 14 May and be on display on Corporation Street, Willow Place until 29 May.

Want to know more please open attachment.

Also people can download the Explore Northampton app (free from the App Store - Explore Northampton... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 May 2022 10:03 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Knife Angel, Knife Crime, Police

County Lines and criminal exploitation awareness events for parents

Free County Lines and Child Criminal Exploitation (CCE) awareness events are being made available to parents and carers living in Northamptonshire during May, July and October this year – the next online session is planned for Tuesday May 17 @ 7pm - 8:30pm.

The webinars are an opportunity for parents and carers to hear from a panel of experts about what criminal exploitation is, how to spot signs... Read More »

Posted: Sat, 07 May 2022 21:13 by Becky Jones

Tags: Community, Police, Safety

What's On: Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Celebrations

Wilbarston Village celebrates the Queen's Platinum Jubilee 2022 Everyone Welcome. A wonderful opportunity for families to celebrate this Once in a lifetime event

Thursday 2nd June 7.30pm. Outside the Fox Inn

Morris Dancing. Unveiling of the Jubilee plaque.

9.15 pm. Procession behind the Village Drum -Morris Dancers followed by families to the Village Hall Playing Field. Formal proclamation, choir and... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 13:53 by Becky Jones

Tags: Big Lunch, Celebrations, Event, Jubilee, Queen's Jubilee

Road Closure - Barlows Lane 23rd May

Anglian Water are intending on installing a new water connection on the above road. To undertake this work safely will require that the road is closed for up to three days from the 23rd of May 2022.

The closure and diversion can be viewed here https://one.network/?tm=128652820

Posted: Tue, 03 May 2022 11:04 by Becky Jones

Tags: Anglian Water, Maintenance Work, Road Closure, Water Work

Over 20,000 people fell victim to remote access scams

More than £50 million was lost last year to scams where victims are tricked into handing over control of their computer or smartphone to criminals.


New data from Action Fraud, the national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime, reveals that 20,144 people fell victim to scams where they were persuaded to grant criminals remote access to their device.

Victims reported losing a total of £57,790,384... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 Apr 2022 09:03 by Becky Jones

Tags: Fraud, Internet Safety, Police, Scams