There was an increase in domestic burglary last week especially in Abbey ward with burglaries in Honeysuckle Drive, Middlecroft, Oxmoor and 2 in Georgian Close. There have also been burglaries elsewhere around Gloucester in Edwy Parade, Argyll Road, Roseberry Avenue, Cheltenham Road, Arthur Street and Armscroft Road. Offenders have generally gained entry by breaking windows at the rear of the properties.
The usual advice applies regarding, doing everything possible to secure access to the rear of your property and making your property look occupied when out in the hours of darkness.
Please make your members and neighbours aware and ask them to report any suspicious behaviour immediately to the police on the emergency 999 number.