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Armed Robbery at Diggle Post Office

Diggle Post Office

At approx 17:25 hrs today there was an armed robbery at Diggle Post office. The robbery was committed by two males who arrived at the scene on a motorbike which was later found abandoned at Warth Mill, Huddersfield Road.

Descriptions:

1. Male white, dark eyes, 5’10″, average build wearing a black [...]

Saddleworth North Monthly Crime Figures: February 2014 update

 

Crime Dec Jan Feb Burglary (Of homes) 1 0 6 Burglary Other (Shed, Garage, Business) 0 1 1 Theft from a Vehicle 5 0 4 Theft of a Motor Vehicle 0 1 3 Criminal Damage 4 2 1 Robbery 0 0 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burglary Dwelling

Rivington [...]

Workman run over by his own van in Denshaw

Police are appealing for any witnesses to a robbery where the victim was run over by his own van.

At around 2.40pm today, Monday, 24 February 2014, a 50-year-old man who works in road maintenance, was collecting several road signs on Ripponden Road, Denshaw. While he was putting the signs into the back of the [...]

Saddleworth North: January Crime Figures

CRIME DEC JAN BURGLARY 1 0 BURGLARY OTHER 0 1 THEFT FROM A VEHICLE 5 0 THEFT OF A MOTOR VEHICLE 0 1 CRIMINAL DAMAGE 4 2 ROBBERY 0 0

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Burglary Other

Grains Bar Farm – An unknown offender enter the hotel and removed a [...]

Saddleworth North Monthly Crime Figures

November 2013

Crime June July Aug Sept Oct Nov Buglary (Homes) 5 4 1 6 3 4 Burglary Other (Shed, Garage, Business) 5 5 3 3 4 2 Theft from a Vehicle 5 4 4 2 0 4 Theft of a motor Vehicle 2 1 1 0 2 3 Criminal Damage 11 5 2 4 [...]

Don’t get bitten by Ice Bandits

Armed robbery in Greenfield

On Tuesday the 5th November, two armed men robbed the post office on Chew Valley Road in Greenfield.

The armed robbery happened at 4.10pm. The men went into the post office and threatened staff with a handgun demanding money.

They stole a quantity of cash and then fled on a red and black Ninja Kawasaki [...]

Bogus workmen targeting Saddleworth

It is believed that bogus workmen may be targeting the Saddleworth area under the guise of a legitimate business. They generally cold call at a victim’s home, pretending to be trades people offering repairs, services and maintenance to homes or gardens.

They carry out unnecessary or substandard work, and sometimes no work at all, and [...]

Oldham Council use nanotechnology to fight crime in Saddleworh

Maintenance equipment used to tend the parks and green spaces of Saddleworth and Lees, Oldham, Greater Manchester, has been marked with a new forensic trace product to prevent and deter theft.

Replacement strimmers, ride-on mowers and hedge cutters belonging to Environmental Services based at Churchill Playing Fields in Wellington Road have been marked with SelectaDNA [...]

Crime Figures for Saddleworth North: August 2013

Crime March April May June July Aug Burglary(Of Homes) 0 3 1 4 2 5 Burglary Other(Shed, Garage, Business) 0 2 3 6 3 6 Theft From A Vehicle 5 1 3 2 4 4 Theft Of A Motor Vehicle 2 1 0 1 1 1 Criminal Damage 3 5 2 3 3 5 [...]