This message is dated Friday 14th June 2019 - Windsor
Alert message sent 14/06/2019 14:48:00
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This message is dated Friday 14th June 2019 forWindsor.
THIS SCAM HAPPENED IN A SUPERMARKET CAR PARK IN ASCOT - BE ON YOUR GUARD !
13/6 Thursday 10.25 a.m. Supermarket Car Park, London Road. The aggrieved had finished shopping and had p[laced her handbag on the passenger seat. As she started to drive home a man aged between 20 / 30, tapped on her window to say someone had dented the back of her car with a shopping trolley. She got out of the car to examine the damage. The man pointed to a muddy part saying it was a scratch. There was no damage, so the aggrieved got back into the car. When she did, she found her handbag on the passenger seat had been searched and her purse, had been stolen. She looked for the man, but he had disappeared. This has happened many times in local car parks - DO NOT FALL FOR IT.
12/6 Wednesday 1.30 p.m. Staines Road. The aggrieved received a phone call supposedly from the Inland Revenue. He was told tax was outstanding and that he must press no 1 on his phone immediately to make the payment of he would be arrested immediately. The aggrieved was elderly and vulnerable and this caused confusion and distress. Please tell everyone you know to just put the phone down - IT IS A SCAM
ETON & ETON WICK:
12/6 - 13/6 Wednesday 10 a.m. / Thursday 3 a.m. College Car Park, Slough Road, Eton. CAR ENTERED BY UNKLNOWN MEANS - the car was found with all its door ajar - car searched, black backpack containing laptop stolen.
WINDSOR WEST firstname.lastname@example.org CLEWER, DEDWORTH & OAKLEY GREEN:
13/6 Thursday 7.15 a.m. / 7.30 a.m. Testwood Road. Burglary. The owner believed entry may have been through the front door, which may have been left unlocked for 15 minutes. Three laptops stolen from the kitchen and hallway.
12/6 Tuesday 12.40 p.m. Roses Lane. The owner reported rattan garden chairs damaged. They believed they may have been used in an attempt to climb into the house, which was unsuccessful. No indication of an attempted burglary.
12/6 - 13/6 Tuesday 6 p.m. / Wednesday 7.50 a.m. Hotel Car Park, Burfield Road X 2. 1. Van break - tools stolen. 2. Van break - tools stolen.
We are currently experiencing high calls for service on 101.
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Over the last few months, NHW in Windsor, Ascot and Sunningdale, has seen a resurgence in interest and activity. New schemes have been set up with over 100 new members joining. We welcome the residents of Cedar Drive, Heather Close, Shrubbs Hill Lane, Dale Lodge Road, Woodend Drive, St Mary’s Hill, Clarence Road, York Road, York Avenue, Bexley Street, Russel Street, Green Lane, Springfield Close, who have joined the Association and are helping make a difference to the community, as a safer place to live.