Wiltshire Police and partners of the Local Resilience Forum won a prestigious World Class Policing Award last night in recognition of its 'outstanding' response to the 2018 Novichok attacks in Salisbury and Amesbury. The Novichok poisonings of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in March 2018, and the subsequent poisonings of local residents Charlie Rowley and Dawn Sturgess attracted global attention and scrutiny.
Three men have been summoned to court following suspected hare coursing in the Salisbury area. Yesterday morning (12/11), at approximately 8.40am, we received a report of suspicious activity on private farmland in Barford St Martin.
An 18-year-old man was the victim of a robbery in Salisbury and we are appealing for information from the public. At approximately 7.45pm on October 19, the man was in the wooded area to the rear of Bourne Hill when he was approached from behind and pushed to the ground.
An 18-year-old man sadly died in a collision on the A303 yesterday (9/11). At approximately 5.15pm, officers were called to the A303 at the junction with the A350, known locally as Furze Hedge, following a report of a two vehicle collision.
We are appealing for witnesses after a spate of post box thefts across Wiltshire in recent weeks. Since the end of August, we have received 12 reports of Royal Mail post boxes being stolen at various locations across the county.
We're appealing for witnesses following an assault in Durrington. At approximately 5.30am on Monday October 28, a 28-year-old man was out for a run when he was assaulted by a group of four youths at the recreation ground off Recreation Road.
A man has been sentenced to four-and-a-half years imprisonment after pleading guilty to being concerned in the supply of heroin and crack cocaine. Jordan Jarron Essien, 20, of Longton Avenue, Lewisham, was sentenced at Winchester Crown Court yesterday (28/10).
Officers investigating a collision on the B390 are appealing for witnesses or anyone who may have dash cam footage. At approximately 12.40pm on October 26, a single vehicle collision occurred on the B390 between Shrewton and Chitterne.