On Thursday 13th September 2018 between 9.10 pm and 9.50 pm an attempted burglary occurred at Penn Drive, Denham Green. An unknown offender has gained access to the front garden by damaging a gate and then walked around the back of the house before being confronted by the home owner. The victim has described the offender as a white man in his late 20’s early 30’s, with a scruffy beard wearing a baseball hat and blue tracksuit.
If you saw or heard anything suspicious in the area of Penn Drive please contact PC 6022 Gary Holliday, Amersham Investigation Hub via the Thames Valley Police non emergency number, 101 and quote crime reference 43180281565.
If you don’t want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org
No personal details are taken, information is not traced or recorded and you will not go to court.
Please consider a few simple prevention steps to your property: -
1. Keep windows and doors shut, locked and in good condition
2. Property mark your valuables with a UV pen or forensic property marking kit, then register on www.immobilise.com. Make a note of all model numbers and serial numbers of all electrical items.
3. Use a timer switches to make your home look occupied in the evenings
4. Perhaps purchase a fake/simulated TV device which lights up a room like a real TV.
5. Ensure car keys are safely stored away from the front door
6. Keep tools and ladders locked away out of sight.
For more Crime Reduction tips and information please visit our website www.thamesvalley.police.uk and click on the 'crime prevention' tab.
Alternatively contact Thames Valley Police on: 101