Category Archives: crime

Covid-19: Doorstep Fraud and Scams

Dear all We’re hoping you are doing okay at this incredibly challenging time. Firstly, we want to let you know that we are here for you. As always, if it is an emergency, please call 999. At challenging times like … Continue reading

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CROSSPOOL CRIME PREVENTION MEETING

The Neighbourhood Police and the new Neighbourhood Watch Coordinator for our area will be in attendance at the Crosspool Crime Prevention Meeting to give advice and listen to your questions This Thursday 14th November 7pm – 9pm St Columbia’s Church, … Continue reading

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Spate of break-ins reported in Crosspool

Over recent days there have been reports from Crosspool residents of various break-ins in the neighbourhood. Ringstead Crescent seems to be one of the targeted streets, with a bicycle, power tools and alcohol all stolen. Be vigilant – and if … Continue reading

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Have you had your toolbox stolen?

Found in a black bin: a tool box containing a number of tools, possibly stolen then dumped. If you think it is yours, contact Paul at Direct Travel: 0114 268 7500 (you’ll need to provide a description).

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Thieves target Crosspool houses and shops

A series of break ins have been reported in Crosspool over the last few weeks. Bamforths and CKs in the precinct and houses on Manchester Road, Watt Lane and Cardonesss Road have been targeted. Adrian Well, the owner of Bamforths … Continue reading

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Your views on neighbournood policing wanted

South Yorkshire Police are asking Crosspool residents to fill in this survey to help develop their neighbourhood policing and improve the service they provide. Take the South Yorkshire Police survey

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Car break-ins around Tapton Hill area

A recent spate of opportunist break-ins to parked vehicles have occurred recently around Tapton Hill Road and the surrounding streets. Residents are reminded to lock their vehicles and be vigilant at all times. Please report any suspicious activity straight away … Continue reading

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Crosspool man charged with the murders of a woman and her mother in Shirebrook

A Crosspool man has been charged with the murders of two women at a house in Shirebrook, Derbyshire. Christopher Whelan (20) will appear at Chesterfield Justice Centre today, charged with the murders of Julie Hill and her mother Rose Hill … Continue reading

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Milk floats from the doorsteps of Crosspool homes

Thieves who are stealing milk from the doorsteps of Crosspool homes could force our local milkmen to quit. Local milkman Russell, who delivers dairy supplies to homes across the Crosspool and Lodge Moor area, explained: “In all my years of … Continue reading

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Shrub in precinct planter vandalised

One of the planters in the precinct was damaged when vandals snapped off the head of a shrub last weekend. The plants in the precinct are paid for by Crosspool Forum and maintained by volunteers. The vandalism follows the post … Continue reading

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