Increase in Motor Vehicle Thefts

Staffordshire Police are warning residents not to leave their vehicles unlocked overnight or leave any valuables on display.

It is being reported there has been a recent increase in thefts from motor vehicles in the area, and are advising vehicle owners to lock it or lose it!

If you see anything suspicious in your area […]

Police Warn of Cyber-Blackmail Scam

Police in Staffordshire are warning people of a cyber-blackmail scam currently targeting random people, which threatens to post intimate photos or video footage online if money isn’t paid. Over the past few days police have seen a rise in so called ‘sextortion’ cases being reported and are asking people to report any blackmail attempts to […]

Warning Issued As Distraction Burglary Attempts Likely To Rise During Covid-19 Lockdown

Staffordshire Police are warning people to be extra vigilant if they get an unexpected caller to their home during the current government lockdown. A distraction burglary is where someone calls at your home posing to be someone they’re not, normally an official or council worker. They then make up a story to get into your […]

Coronavirus “Staffordshire Police Update”

Staffordshire Police say that the Government has announced that everyone must now stay at home, except in exceptional circumstances.

Please DO NOT call 101 or send a private message for general advice or questions on staying at home.

We need to make sure now, more than ever, that our phonelines are free to take calls […]

Coronavirus Related Fraud

Staffordshire Police are reporting “Coronavirus Related Fraud” which is affecting many people, and they want you to be aware of what is happening.

What scams are we seeing? The majority of reports are related to online shopping scams where people have ordered protective face masks, hand sanitiser, and other products, which have never arrived. Other […]

Air Weapon Being Discharged in Local Graveyard

Staffordshire Police have recently received reports of an air weapon being discharged within the Graveyard at St Johns Church, High Street, Goldenhill. It would appear that someone has placed a makeshift target on one of the trees and unknown persons are using it to fire the air weapon at. These persons are committing a […]

Spotted Anythging Suspicious, This Is What You Need To Do!

Staffordshire Police are asking residents to report anything they feel is suspicious as requested in the featured poster.

Please remember that you can still report crime anonymously through crimestoppers on tel no 0800 555 111 or visit https://crimestoppers-uk.org/

TOOLWATCH – Police Advice

Staffordshire Police are advising Trades People to safeguard their livelihood by taking extra care not to become a victim by having their work tools stolen.

For more information on how to protect your work tools from theft, follow the link.

www.toolwatchapp.com

Parliamentary Candidates (Stoke on Trent North) Attending Public Meeting

For the next Sandyford & Goldenhill Public Meeting being held on Thursday 28th November, we have agreed the attendance of all 6 Parliamentary Candidates who will be standing in the forthcoming general election for Stoke on Trent North on Thursday 12th December.

Also, at the meeting will be Staffordshire Police as well as Councillor Chandra […]

Lost & Found Property “What To Do Next”

Staffordshire Police have produced a guide to property lost in a public place, and what you should do next.

The poster pictured below explains the way to report a lost item; according to what it is.