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Police appeal for Operation Relentless individuals to come forward

Police have released the images of 10 people they would like to contact as part of Operation Relentless. Since the launch of the operation Monday there have been 59 arrests across the Avon and Somerset force area for burglary, robbery and theft of and from motor vehicles.

Burglary, robbery and theft make up more than half of all crimes recorded across the Avon and Somerset force area and police believe a small number of individuals are responsible for high levels.

They are now being targeted as part of the latest Relentless drive, which aims to make people of Avon and Somerset feel safe and be safe.

Now photographs of people who police would like to speak to as part of Relentless, have been issued. They are appealing to those featured or anyone recognising them to contact police.

High value burglary at Swindon nightclub

The high-value burglary took place at the Spot nightclub in Godwin Court in Swindon at around 3.15am on Saturday 8th July 2012.

A large amount of cash was taken from the club and police believe the suspect then left the building via the alleyway by the Spot Bar leading to Barclays Bank.

Police are want to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time who saw or heard anything suspicious including people entering or leaving the building or loitering around outside.


40 arrests made in Operation Relentless

The arrests have been made during the opening 48 hours of Avon and Somerset Police's latest Operation Relentless.

The operation is targeting those who are involved in burglary, robbery and car crime across the force's area. These crimes account for more than half of all the crimes recorded in Avon and Somerset.

In Bath an antique carriage clock worth more than £4,000 and antique furniture worth more than £40,000 were among nearly 100 items recovered by police.

Three men have already been arrested on suspicion of burglary and handling stolen goods and have been released on police bail, pending further inquiries. They are among 40 people who have been arrested for suspected offences within the first 48 hours of the operation.

Police officers, police community support officers and special constables are also patrolling across the force area offering members of the public crime prevention and crime reduction advice.

Police appeal after Exeter burglary

Police have issued an image of two men they would like to speak to in connection with a burglary in Exeter.

The incident took place at around 5.30pm on Wednesday 4th July at a property in Regents Park.

A CCTV image of the men Devon and Cornwall Police would like to speak to. Credit: Devon and Cornwall Police

Two men broke into the garage and attempted to remove bike locks, before leaving the scene empty-handed.

Anyone with information regarding the burglary is asked to contact the Police on 101, quoting reference DE/12/6546.

Police appeal after Swindon burglary

Wiltshire Police are appealing for information regarding a burglary which took place in Swindon.

During the evening of Saturday 19th May, a man gained entry to a property in Beckhampton Street.

He is described as white, aged in his late twenties, and 6ft tall.

He had short dark hair and was wearing a white polo shirt and dark trousers.

Anyone with information regarding the identity of the man is asked to contact PC Adam Leakey of the Swindon Priority Crime Team on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0845 555 111.

An efit of the man Wiltshire Police would like to speak to. Credit: Wiltshire Police


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