There were 21 offences in Saddleworth North during April and May. Only one was committed in Diggle.
Vehicle damaged on Stoneswood Road, Delph on the 28/4/13. Offender damaged a car door lock causing the alarm to sound.
Burglary on Huddersfield Road, Austerlands on the 16/4/13. Unknown offenders forced entry through a panel on the backdoor of the property. They made an untidy search of the house and stole several items.
Burglary of The Grove, Dobcross on the 2/4/13. Unknown Offender/s used a paving stone to smash the French-windows at the rear of the property. They gained access to the kitchen and made an untidy search of the property. Several items were stolen. The Offender/s were possibly disturbed as a number of high-value items and vehicle keys were left untouched.
Burglary on Standedge Road, Diggle on the 1/4/13. Two male offenders broke into a large secluded semi detached property. They entered through an insecure door and made an untidy search of the property. They were disturbed by a visitor to the house and fled on foot.
Theft from a motor vehicle on Oldham Road, Denshaw on the 8/5/13. Thieves tried to steal diesel from an HGV whilst the driver slept inside. No diesel was stolen but siphoning equipment was left at the scene.
Theft from a motor vehicle on Woodleigh Road, Austerlands on the 10/4/13. An unknown offender used a stone to smash a car’s offside window. The offender climbed over the seats at the rear of the vehicle and stole an electric guitar.
Shoplifting 0n King Street, Delph on the 6/5/13. An unknown male offender stole two sirloin steaks then got into a taxi, as passenger, and left the scene.
Damage to a vehicle on Thorpe Lane, Scouthead on the 23/4/13. Unknown offender/s threw a stone at a parked vehicle. The vehicle’s bonnet was damaged and the front windscreen smashed.
Damage to a vehicle on Dobcross New Road, Dobcross on the 15/4/13. Unknown offenders scratched a vehicle’s bonnet with a sharp instrument and then forced a nail in the front nearside tyre.
Damage to a vehicle on Sam Road, Diggle on the 12/4/13. Unknown offenders threw a stone at a moving bus, smashing the upper deck window.
Damage to a dwelling on Oldham Road, Denshaw on the 9-12/4/13. A door handle to an outbuilding was removed. The door handle was found on the floor.
Damage to road surface on Knarr Lane, Delph on the 5-15/4/13. Offenders painted double yellow lines black.
Illegal posession of drugs on Dale Lane, Delph on the 12/5/13. Offender, on a public street, was approached by the police in relation to another matter and was found to be in possession of a small amount of cannabis.
Illegal possession of drugs on Ship Lane, Moorside on the 19/4/13. Offender was stop searched and found to be in possession of a small amount of cannabis. The offender was arrested at the scene.
Breach of a restraining order on Belmont Avenue, Springhead on the 9/5/13. An offender, who is not allowed within 500m of Dovecote Lane, was seen breaching a restraining order several times over a three day period.