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A new network of CCTV cameras should be put up in Oadby following crime spree – Conservative MP says

An MP has called for a new network of CCTV cameras to be put up in Oadby following a recent crime spree.

Conservative Neil O’Brien says the move is needed after a spate of around 30 burglaries on some of the town’s streets where gold and high-value cars have been stolen.

Mr O’Brien said CCTV could help the police and reassure residents who have been unnerved by the 30 or so break-ins in the area in September and October.

He said: “Harborough Council have invested in a high-definition CCTV system which covers Market Harborough and other centres, and is used by the police every day.

“I want to see a similar system developed by Oadby and Wigston to fight the burglary problem.

“I’m appalled by these burglaries, and residents and victims have told me they would like to see the council develop a powerful CCTV system to feed intelligence to the

Read more at: http://www.leicestermercury.co.uk/news/local-news/new-network-cctv-cameras-should-810378

North Vancouver man charged following Fraser Canyon crime spree

A North Vancouver man is facing multiple charges after an alleged crime spree that could have come from Grand Theft Auto Monday.

Upper Fraser Valley RCMP were called to a motel in Boston Bar after a couple reported a man robbed them and stole their vehicle. Investigators got a description of the stolen vehicle and put the word out to all detachments that patrol the Trans-Canada Highway.

An hour later, they received another dispatch, this time alerting them to an incident in Lytton, where two men caught someone in the act of trying to steal their truck. In his escape, the suspect hit one of the men with the stolen auto, police say, resulting in non-life threatening injuries.

After abandoning the vehicle, the suspect then flagged down the driver of a passing semi-truck who picked him up and promptly handed him over to a Lytton RCMP detachment member.


Read more at: http://www.nsnews.com/news/north-vancouver-man-charged-following-fraser-canyon-crime-spree-1.23095560

Two teenagers arrested following crime spree that resulted in the horrific death of motorcyclist who was dragged 80 …

  • Keith Stevens, 33, died in hospital following horrifying incident in Melbourne
  • Sheet metal worker caught fire as he was dragged 80 metres under stolen car
  • ‘Keith was a loving father, partner and son,’ grieving family said in a statement
  • After the crash, gang tore down front door of home where they stole car keys
  • On Friday, police said two teenagers, aged 17 and 18, had been arrested  

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UCSB Student Arrested Following Alleged Crime Spree

Source: Santa Barbara County Sheriff’s Office

At approximately 12:40 a.m. this morning, November 2, 2017, Sheriff’s Deputies and UCSB Police Officers assigned to the Isla Vista Foot Patrol (IVFP) responded to an apartment in the 700 block of Camino Del Sur on a report of a robbery that had just occurred. The victim was walking in the area of Camino Del Sur and Abrego Road when the suspect, described as a college-aged Asian male, walked up behind the victim, grabbed his arm and forcibly removed his cell phone from his hand. The suspect quickly ran northbound on Camino Del Sur with the victim’s phone. The victim walked back to his apartment nearby and called 9-1-1. 

Just one hour later, at approximately 1:50 a.m., IVFP personnel responded to the intersection of Camino Pescadero and Sueno Road for a report of an Asian male acting strangely and jumping onto moving vehicles. When the IVFP

Read more at: https://www.edhat.com/news/ucsb-student-arrested-following-alleged-crime-spree

Two suspects arrested following crime spree in Moorhead

MOORHEAD, MINN. (KFGO) – Two men are in jail following a crime spree in Moorhead Tuesday.

The pair tried to order pizza at Pizza Patrol on 4th Street South but police say they were so stoned they couldn’t make a decision on what to order. As they left, one kicked out the store’s glass door. Two blocks away, their car jumped a curb and struck a street sign and both fled on foot. They were later located near the MSUM campus where one was taken into custody. The second suspect was eventually caught after he kicked down the door of an apartment in an attempt to hide. 

22-year Nathan Smith of Moorhead is facing charges of DWI, criminal damage to property, driving after revocatoin and three other charges. 28-year old Ezekiel Linder, who has no permanent address is facing a fleeing charge and was wanted on a felony warrant from the Minnesota Department

Read more at: http://kfgo.com/news/articles/2017/oct/25/two-suspects-arrested-following-crime-spree-in-moorhead/

Moment man is arrested following dramatic crime spree in which six cars were hijacked and two injured

Gardai believe that today’s violent crime spree, during which the suspect was armed with a machine gun, began following a domestic dispute at a property in the Brookfield area of Tallaght at around 6am.

It is being investigated if the man was also involved in a physical dispute at a Tallaght property on Saturday evening prior to his violent rampage.

Read more at: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/moment-man-is-arrested-following-dramatic-crime-spree-in-which-six-cars-were-hijacked-and-two-injured-36252879.html

Moment man is arrested following dramatic crime spree in which six …

Local Cllr Charlie O’Connor said the ongoing dangerous situation had caused fear and upset in Tallaght and the wider community, but that gardai had handled it well.

“There was a lot of concern and upset. I had calls from schools who were aware of the situation and were concerned about letting children out, and of the threat and drama that was present,” he said.

“This was everywhere in Tallaght, but the massive presence of the gardai was a big reassurance and they did very well in the end to capture this man without any major injuries or disaster,” he added.

Read more at: https://www.independent.ie/irish-news/news/moment-man-is-arrested-following-dramatic-crime-spree-in-which-six-cars-were-hijacked-and-two-injured-36252879.html

Man charged following crime spree

A man has been charged over a crime spree across Tatura, Kyabram and Tongala last week.

The 24-year-old Echuca man was arrested in Anderson Rd, Echuca, about 3.30am Saturday after a vehicle allegedly involved in the crimes was recognised by police.

He has been charged with four counts of burglary, two counts of theft and criminal damage, as well as evading police and unlicensed driving.

The man has been bailed to appear in Echuca Magistrates Court tomorrow.

The charges relate to a burglary at Tatura’s golf club, Hill Top, where an attempt was made to break into the pokie machines without success early Thursday.

Soon after, thousands of dollars worth of damage was then caused to a change machine at a Kyabram car wash in Allen St about 5am.

Half an hour later, Campaspe Shire’s council building in Tongala was hit and a $500 chainsaw stolen.

Senior Constable Detective Senior Constable Bernadette Waddington of Campaspe Criminal Investigation Unit

Read more at: http://www.sheppnews.com.au/2017/10/23/115782/man-charged-following-crime-spree