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 Burglary in Wilmington Terrace, Northampton

Dear Residents

We are appealing for information about a burglary at a home on Wilmington Terrace, Northampton. The burglary happened on 06/04/2024 between 3:30 and 4:04 am.

The offender or offenders forced entry to the home OR It’s believed the offender or offenders entered through an open/unlocked window/door. 


Did you witness anything? Did you see anyone or any vehicle(s) in the area that looked suspicious? If so, then please contact Northamptonshire Police on 101 quoting ref: 24000199503. Alternatively you can report online here.

You can also pass on information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.


Choose either residential or business burglary crime prevention advice below, remove information that isn't relevant:

Residential Burglary

  • Burglars often break in at the rear of properties. Ensure your rear garden is secure at all times with 1.8m perimeter fence/wall/gate and keep all gates locked
  • Make sure the front of your property is easily seen – fences and hedges should not be more than 1 metre high
  • Install dusk to dawn lighting above your front door
  • Keep your doors locked at all times – so many burglars just walk in – don’t make it easy for them!
  • If you’re not in the room, close the window
  • Make sure your house looks occupied, leave lights on when you’re out. Use timer switches for when you’re away
  • Security products help to deter and detect crime Get Smart Security With Ring Doorbells, Cams & Security Systems

    More crime prevention advice can be found on the Northamptonshire Police website and on the Neighbourhood Watch website

    If you would like to contact your local policing team, search in the Your Area section of our website.

    PCSO c7174 Potter
    Location Neighbourhood Policing Team

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