Police Appeal after Burglary Victim Death

A 77-year old woman recently died whilst on the telephone to the emergency services, during a burglary in her home. It was in December 2018 that Maureen Whale, of Barnet, north London, was broken into and her handbag was stolen. On a recently released recording of her telephone conversation to…

Items claimed by burglary victims

More than 100 people have so far come forward to reclaim personal items from a £2 million haul, stolen by a gang who carried out over 250 burglaries across five counties. Among the ‘thousands of items’ that police are trying to reunite with their owners are Rolex watches, diamond rings…

Beauty Spot or Burglary Hotspot?

Renowned for being a beautiful and affluent area, the sleepy Warwickshire town of Henley-in-Arden has also been revealed as the UK’s burglary hotspot, with more home contents’ insurance claims than anywhere else. Warwickshire beauty spot, Henley-in-Arden. A recent survey, undertaken by MoneySupermarket.com, analysed more than 2.5 million home insurance quotes…