CRIMESTOPPERS is a way of talking to the police informally and without telling them who you are.
Everyday hundreds of people use the scheme to help the police solve many crimes. It is highly successful and proves that it is possible to do something to make the place we live in safer.
So, if you have heard a whisper about any of the crimes shown on this page, then give us a shout on the Crimestoppers number of 0800 555 111.
Now, please take a look at this week’s list of crimes and see if you can help.
Between Saturday, January 4 and Monday, January 6, offenders forced the door of a flat in Old Market Place, Newhall. Once inside thieves searched and stole a Samsung 42in television, an X-box games console and six games. Have you recently been offered this property? If you can tell us more then call the Crimestoppers team and quote reference: 771/14
Between 6.55pm and 7.05pm on Saturday, January 4, offenders smashed the glass in the front door of a shop in West Street, Swadlincote. Once inside thieves searched and stole two charity boxes containing cash. Were you in the town area around this time, did you see the burglar and can you tell us more? If so then call the Crimestoppers team now and quote reference: 569/13
Between Sunday, December 29 and Sunday, January 5, offenders forced the rear patio door of a house in Orchard Close, Walton. Once inside thieves stole a quantity of jewellery including a ruby and diamond eternity ring and a 9ct gold cluster ring with ruby and diamonds. Do you know where this jewellery is now? If so then call the Crimestoppers team and quote reference: 681/14
Between midnight and 8am on Sunday, January 5, offenders went to a house in Trent Avenue, Willington and from the driveway stole a trailer and motorcycle.
The trailer was found nearby and the motorcycle was found abandoned in Derby. Were you in the area and did you see anyone acting suspiciously?
If you are able to tell us more then call the confidential number and quote reference: 721/14
Between 4pm and 5pm on Monday, January 6, offenders went to a silver ‘11’ registered Ford Transit van that was parked in Station Road, Woodville and scratched down the passenger side.
Were you in the area and did you see this damage being caused? If you can tell us more then call the free phone number and quote reference: 734/14