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Loving the sport!

If you love sport then there is much to look forward to over the next few weeks – tennis finals [ I’m still watching Federer!],  Grand Prix, Test cricket, the World Para athletic championships and the Open golf. What a choice!  … Continue reading

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Scams Awareness Month

Scams Awareness Month takes place throughout July 2016 and is an opportunity for consumers to take a united stand against predatory practices that affect millions of people The aims of the campaign are to raise awareness of the extent of … Continue reading

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A day out with Jeff

Annie, as part of her initial training is required to do a community engagement strand.  She wanted to know more about the work of the Bobby Scheme and how we help victims of crime.  For two days last week she … Continue reading

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Feedback Friday

A very short blog today ………… This feedback from a victim in Fenland I felt was particularly poignant and emphasises the traumatic impact that crime has on peoples’ lives: ” thank you for your help and assistance, it’s the first time I’ve … Continue reading

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Feedback Friday

I can’t believe that we have been in our new office for over two weeks – time does fly!   Steve and Jeff have not stopped and have been extremely busy visiting people and helping them feel more secure in their … Continue reading

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Cashpoint Machines

We have had a number of referrals recently of people who have been victims of thefts at cashpoint machines.  In one instance the offenders followed the victims home, stole their bank card and withdrew a large amount of cash.  In another the … Continue reading

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Feedback Friday

I’ve just received a phone call from a lady who had her purse stolen from her handbag while out shopping.  She rang to thank us for visiting her yesterday and to say that “last night she had her best nights … Continue reading

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Despicable Distraction Thefts

We have had a number of referrals recently of victims who have had their bank cards stolen from their handbags that are in the car in  supermarket car parks.  One lady was distracted by a man coming over to her car saying … Continue reading

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What if I am burgled?

A lady and her daughter returned home from a hospital visit.  When they unlocked the front door they heard male noises in the house.  The daughter shut the door and called the police.  The men climbed out of the kitchen … Continue reading

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Purse theft

We visited a lady who had been a victim of a purse snatch from the city centre. She was out shopping when someone pushed past her, grabbed her purse and ran off.  As well as the distress of losing her … Continue reading

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