Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

Attempted abduction of teenager in Parkside

by Mary Burstow on 29 June, 2015

Police are appealing for information after a man attempted to grab a 16-year-old girl by the arm and pull her into a car in Parkside, Cheam on Friday, 26 June between 13:50-14:03hrs. The girl was walking towards The Broadway when a man approached. He tried to grab her arm and pull her towards a black […]

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Police Appeal for help

by Mary Burstow on 28 April, 2015

Sutton detectives have released an image of a man they want to speak to in connection with a fraud involving a £250 pair of taps from B&Q, Carshalton Road, Sutton, on Saturday, 4 April at 14:45hrs. If you know who this man is, contact Sutton Police station on 101. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 […]

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Children’s favourite climbing log set on fire

by Mary Burstow on 24 April, 2015

On Thursday evening vandals in Cheam Park thought it would be a good idea to hold a barbecue on the big log in the middle of Cheam Park. Unfortunately they could not be bothered to put it out. This morning, when the burning log was discovered, the Fire Service had to be called to put […]

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Man exposed himself to student

by Mary Burstow on 27 January, 2015

Earlier in the week, a Cheam High student was using an alleyway in the Worcester Park area when a man exposed himself to her.  The student very sensibly ran away and reported the incident to her mother who contacted the police. Cheam High has recommend that parents advise their children not to use alleyways and […]

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Catalytic Converter thefts across Cheam on the rise.

by Mary Burstow on 16 December, 2014

Sutton Police are urging residents to be vigilant after a surge in the number of catalytic converters being taken from underneath vehicles during the last week. Catalytic converters have been stolen from vehicles in the following roads: – Hamilton Avenue, Sutton, overnight on 9-10– Caverleigh Way, Worcester Park, overnight on 10-11 December– York Road, Cheam, […]

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Crime in Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 9 December, 2014

Cheam Safer Neighbour Hood Police Team, update from Cheam– a front number plate was stolen from a vehicle parked in Gilhams Avenue, Banstead between 24-29 November– a TV and games station were stolen in a burglary in Abbotts Road, Cheam between 28 November – 2 December London Mayor’s office crime performance website: Sutton is the […]

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Vandals strike in Cheam Park

by Mary Burstow on 13 October, 2014

  The vandals have struck again in Cheam Park – Snarl! We managed to have a whole summer, with little or no damage, then this happens. It was done on the evening of Friday 3 October. Burning a park bench is bad enough, but to also destroy Childrens Swings and a Bouncy Chair  is thoughtless […]

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Attempted Bag Snatch in The Avenue, South Cheam

by Mary Burstow on 13 October, 2014

There was an attempt to snatch a lady’s handbag last Tuesday (7/10) at around 5.20pm in The Avenue near its junction with Wray Road .  The lady was walking up from Cheam and managed to prevent the theft by running to a nearby house to seek help.  The assailants were two white males driving a […]

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Cheam Crime Update

by Mary Burstow on 19 September, 2014

The Police have sent me the following Cheam Crime update. – a man stole £200 worth of meat when he left without paying at Waitrose, The Broadway on Thursday, 11 September shortly after 11:00hrs – a 28-year-old woman was assaulted in a flat in Anne Boleyn’s Walk on Tuesday, 2 September between 10:00-11:00hrs – suspects […]

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Sutton Police Station Open Day

by Mary Burstow on 12 September, 2014

On Sunday Paul and I, joined lots of local people visiting the Sutton Police Station Open Day.  I was amazed by how many people there were.  They were cuing outside the Police station, waiting to get it. The sniffer dogs and police dogs were there to say “Hello”.  The German Shepherds were incredibly docile and […]

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