Category Archives: Crime News

Is Your Business’s CCTV System Secure?

Following a number of Security Audits on some of our clients, it seems that their CCTV installer has left the manufacturers' default access and password installed leaving the system vulnerable to attacks. This will allow anyone who can access your IP address or DVR to view or change your CCTV...Read more

Protect Your Mobile Phone from Thieves

With the sudden spike in mobile phone thefts in Doncaster town centre, it's important to remain vigilant and take a few precautions. Many thefts have taken place in busy nightclubs as thieves can easily operate in the busy crowds, and often times you are too distracted to be looking after your phon...Read more

Holiday Home Security Tips

During the festive season, burglars will take advantage of the fact that your house may be filled with presents or that you may be going away to visit family or friends. Don't let a burglary ruin your holiday spirit, keep these tips in mind to make sure your home is more secure. Hide holidays gif...Read more

Hundreds of legal high packets seized in Doncaster

Legal highs have been posing a problem for quite some time. Last week roughly 300 legal high packets were confiscated from local Doncaster business Heads of Donny and are set to be destroyed. Legal highs are extremely dangerous as there isn't a way to tell the strength of the substances you are taki...Read more

Communicate your substance misuse guidlines

According to the guide Managing drug and alcohol misuse as work A 2007 CIPD survey shows that a significant number of employers had no policies in place regarding drug and alcohol misuse at work. It was further found that even when employers did have policies in place, many didn't effectively commun...Read more

CCTV: Abusive behaviour on Doncaster train

CCTV pays back the install cost many times over and this is a good example British Transport Police officers want to speak to him about an incident which left a group of women upset and shaken on board a train between South Yorkshire and Lincolnshire. The incident happened on Sunday, Novem...Read more

Armed robbery, CCTV image released

Police investigating a report of an armed robbery at bookmakers in the Bradway area of Sheffield have released a CCTV image of a man they want to speak to, the police were called to the shop on Bradway Road shortly before 5pm on Saturday 6 December after a man entered with what appeared to be a ha...Read more

80 year old Doncaster Man Punched By Attempted Thief

Police are appealing for witnesses from Sunday 27th April at 11:30pm. They are looking for anyone who may have seen a pensioner and a 16-18 year old  youth talking on High Street, Carcroft. The pensioner left Carcroft working mens club and was followed home by the teenager. The teenager attempted t...Read more

Doncaster CCTV footage ignored by police

A Doncaster shop owner says Police have ignored CCTV evidence of yobs terrorising himself and his staff, at his Londis shop in Dunscroft. He is frustrated by the lack of police help and has even chased the ‘local druggies’ home himself to be given a crime number by police. He said: “It’s not...Read more

Bogus callers are preying on elderly people in Doncaster

Security Warning Doncaster; Bogus callers are impersonating St Ledgerhomes Gas Engineers, to gain access to the property and steal money and belongings. This follows a spate of identical incidents in Barnsley. "St. Leger Homes reminds its occupants to dependably check for recognizable proof, and...Read more