THESE are some of the latest crimes reported to Wiltshire Police that have taken place in and around the Salisbury area.

They have been released as part of a weekly crime summary for the period of January 11 to 16.

*Time listed is when the crime was reported to the police.

  • 54200003467 11/01/2020 15:00 hours Theft, HIGH STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown Suspect has stolen a purse that was in a handbag across a shoulder. Purse is pink leather containing debit cards, store cards, £35 cash approximately. CCTV enqs ongoing
  • 54200003685 12/01/2020 14:28 hours Theft- WILTON ROAD, SALISBURY, Unknown offender(s) have stolen 2 concrete dogs from a front garden. Both dogs were painted black and over 2' tall.
  • 54200003738 12/01/2020 17:45 hours Theft, NEWTON ROAD, SALISBURY, Males seen stealing several packs of wood from outside racking, retunring on 2 occasions. CCTV enqs ongoing
  • 54200003863 13/01/2020 09:14 hours Theft, RAMBRIDGE CRESCENT, BEMERTON HEATH, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect(s) have climbed through a window in the communal entrance to a flat and stolen a child’s electric scooter value £120.00 which was outside the front door in a porch like area
  • 54200004186 13/01/2020 18:46 hours Burglary Business and Community, CATHERINE STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect(s) have stolen float money and previous day takings totalling approximately £399 from behind the restricted till area.
  • 54200004211 13/01/2020 17:01 hours Burglary Business and Community, QUEEN STREET, SALISBURY, Three unknown female suspects have entered the store and gone into a restricted area and office, taking keys for the store in addition to personal keys. In order to do this, two suspects have distracted staff in order for the third to go into the restricted area. CCTV enqs ongoing
  • 54200004398 14/01/2020 12:23 hours Theft, DOLPHIN TRADING ESTATE, SOUTHAMPTON ROAD, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect has stolen a secured bike from outside of a coffee shop. Blue/ grey Giant 2
  • 54200004822 15/01/2020 12:28 hours Vehicle Offences, WESTWOOD ROAD, BEMERTON HEATH, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect has caused damage to a minibus's catalytic converter. The value of the damage is unknown at this time.
  • 54200004832 15/01/2020 13:05 hours Theft, BROWN STREET EAST, BROWN STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect has damaged and broken into the ticket machine, using an unknown object, located in the car park and has then stolen approximately £200. CCTV enqs ongoing
  • 54200005002 15/01/2020 18:27 hours Theft, BARNARD STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect(s) have stolen a black bag containing passports, bank statements, birth certificate and £60 in cash. The bag stolen from a communal kitchen.
  • 54200005209 16/01/2020 13:57 hours Burglary Business and Community, CASTLE STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect attempted to gain access behind the reception desk of hotel but was interrupted by a member of staff. Once the staff member has left the area, the suspect has looked around the reception and taken a tablet computer; he has then left via a fire exit. Property: HUWAWEI tablet. TVO £100. CCTV enqs ongoing
  • 54200005232 16/01/2020 14:34 hours Burglary Business and Community, COOMBE ROAD, SALISBURY, 10ft x 10ft rigid and roofed animal enclosure has been stolen from the rear of the business property. Subsequently recovered by Police and returned to owner, enqs ongoing
  • 54200005324 16/01/2020 16:10 hours Fraud, CASTLE STREET, SALISBURY, Unknown suspect(s) has used two counterfeit £20 notes at some time over the last two months to purchase goods. The used notes have found their way into the shops float.