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The Constabulary operates two Neighbourhood Engagement Vehicles that are on the county’s roads most days visiting communities across Gloucestershire. They provide valuable links with neighbourhoods by supporting events, the latest Constabulary campaigns, police operations and also work with the Police and Crime Commissioner. You can find out here where the vehicles are this week.    

Police issue warning after new scam

Monday 08 August 2016, 1:24 PM

Gloucestershire Constabulary are issuing a warning after receiving a report of a new type of scam.

A man in Cheltenham was browsing the internet on his mobile phone whilst at home yesterday…


Bogus police officer attempts to scam pensioner in Cheltenham

Friday 29 July 2016, 9:11 AM

A man pretending to be a police officer has attempted to scam a pensioner in Cheltenham.

A woman who lives in the Prestbury area received a phone call yesterday afternoon (Thursday 28 July)…


Warning issued after rogue trader offence in Stroud

Friday 22 July 2016, 1:04 PM

Police are warning residents to be vigilant after a rogue trader offence in Stroud.

At around 11am on Tuesday 5 July, two men knocked on an elderly woman’s door on Upper Springfield Road ad…


Warning after credit card stolen from elderly woman in Cheltenham

Thursday 02 June 2016, 1:42 PM

Gloucestershire Constabulary are warning the public after an elderly woman’s credit card was stolen and used.

On Tuesday 31 May at around 3pm, the 74-year-old victim used her credit card at …


Vigilance message to Cotswolds residents after elderly victim targeted in distraction burglary

Friday 13 May 2016, 11:35 AM

Police are reminding the public to be vigilant after an elderly woman in the Cotswolds was the victim of an attempted distraction burglary.

The attempted theft happened at an address on …


New figures from Get Safe Online show cyber criminals scam love-struck Brits out of £27 million

Thursday 11 February 2016, 9:47 AM

Online dating fraud in the UK cost victims a heart-breaking £27 million last year, according to new figures from Get Safe Online and the National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB). Betw…


Police still seeking owners of recovered artwork from Stow gallery

Tuesday 01 December 2015, 9:16 AM

Gloucestershire Constabulary are still trying to trace the owners of recovered artwork.

In May 2015, Gloucestershire Constabulary and Action Fraud received allegations that individuals invol…


Online Crime is coming to town; victims of online shopping fraud lost £16 million to cyber crooks last Christmas

Monday 30 November 2015, 11:24 AM

Online crime is definitely coming to town – that’s the message that authorities are issuing to the public making purchases online.

Figures from last Christmas saw individuals and businesses …


Urban Fraud Myths

Monday 02 November 2015, 10:55 AM

Do you know your fraud fact from fraud fiction?  Our colleagues at the City of London Police have launched their Urban Fraud Myths Campaign and we think de-bunking the myths and confirming the fact…


Cheltenham accountant jailed for 6 years for fraud

Friday 23 October 2015, 3:52 PM

A Cheltenham accountant has been jailed for 6 years for 26 counts of fraud and 3 counts of perverting the course of justice.

58-year-old Bruce Edward Pritchett of the Reddings Cheltenham…



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