The Poynton policing team cover the whole village from Woodford across to Higher Poynton and the boundary with Lyme Park. Here you can download or view the Cheshire Constabulary newsletter.
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Poynton Aug 2017 Newsletter
Over the past month we have received an increase in reports of Cold Calling in the area. If you believe a cold caller to be suspicious please call us on 101. If a Cold Caller is forceful or aggressive please DO NOT allow them in your home and call 999 immediately. Please never exchange money or accept work from a Cold Caller without researching them or finding out if they are a Trusted Trader. If in doubt, keep them out!
We have recently received a number of calls regarding youths breaking into and using the old Vernon Primary School. Please speak to any young person in your family and explain the dangers of playing in an abandoned building. Most abandoned building will contain unsafe floors, roofs, broken glass and asbestos
Property and Vehicle Crime
At around 9.25pm on 8th August a brick was used to smash the rear window of a vehicle parked on Beech Crescent. If you have any information or know who is responsible please call 101 quoting incident 859 08/08/17.
We have received reports of criminal damage on Middlewood Road. On two occasions wood and plastic cones have been set on fire. If you know who is responsible please call 101 quoting 415 12/08/17.
Dates for your Diary
Officers will be at the following Surgerys/Events
- Saturday 2nd September – Joint Council Surgery, Civic Hall, 10am-11am.
- Saturday 19th September – Crime Prevention Surgery, Waitrose, 10am-12pm
- Saturday 23th September – Health and Wellbeing Fair, Civic Hall, 9am-12pm
- Sunday 24th September – Higher Poynton Surgery, The Trading Post, 10am-11am
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