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Get Safe Online Advice Re Safe Email

Get Safe Online Advice Re Safe Email

Dear resident,

Safe email

Email has always been the fraudsters' favourite way to scam you. During the Coronavirus pandemic it's become even worse. Read our expert tips on how to spot and deal with a phishing email.

To see more about online safety during this uncertain time visit www.getsafeonline.org/safeemail.

Stay well and stay safe online,
The Get Safe Online Team

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Posted: Tue, 19 May 2020 13:14 by Helen

Tags: Cyber Crime Prevention, Police

Stephenson Way - Temporary Traffic Regulation Order

Please see attached letter and map for further information.

Posted: Mon, 18 May 2020 20:09 by Helen

Tags: Leicestershire County Council, Roads

Tree Vandalism

There has been some vandalism of trees in some of the fields on Limby Hall Lane and off Burtons Lane, which are part of a National Forest Scheme. It first happened two years ago; we didn't notice anything last year but over the past few weeks it's started again. A person or persons unknown is lopping branches off as far as they can reach and sometimes even cutting trees down to just a couple of feet... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 14 May 2020 08:28 by Helen

Tags: National Forest, Rural Crime

Further Arrests Made During Police Operation

Further Arrests Made During Police Operation

Dear Members,

Please see the latest news article and video on our website in relation to recent arrests made during a Police operation. A total of 16 arrests have been made during a week-long police operation in the Coalville, Ashby and Leicester areas following intelligence gathering on criminal activity in the areas.

Read the full details below by clicking the below link -

https://www.leics.police.uk/news/leicestershire/news/2020/may/further-arrests-made-during-police-operation/... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 12 May 2020 11:54 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Police

Vehicle Involved In the Theft of Sheep

Vehicle Involved In the Theft of Sheep

Good morning

I hope this message finds you well.

A bit of information for you all to be aware of, a silver coloured Golf, partial registration UNM has been seen in neighbouring counties involved in stealing sheep. The vehicle has been seen with four males inside.

If you have any sightings of this vehicle, please report to your local Police. As I am sure you are all aware, this type of incident is becoming... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 08 May 2020 09:14 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Police

Casual Vacancy

Casual Vacancy

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 23:00 by Fiona Palmer

Tags: 2020, Casual, Vacancy

Catalytic Converter Thefts

Catalytic Converter Thefts

Dear Members,

Keeping your vehicle safe - catalytic converter thefts

The precious metal in catalytic converters has led to an increase in their theft. Vehicles that sit high above the road are particularly vulnerable.To keep yours safe, ask your car dealer if they can give you any advice on locks or guards that are approved by the vehicle manufacturer.

Alternatively, try to make sure your vehicle is parked... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 07 May 2020 09:25 by Helen

Tags: Crime Prevention and Reduction, Police

Sextortion Phishing Emails

Sextortion Phishing Emails

What are 'sextortion' phishing emails?

Have you received an unpleasant email saying that the sender knows your password and that they have footage of you visiting adult websites (or other similar threatening messages)?

'Sextortion' phishing scams are where people are coerced into paying a BitCoin ransom because they have been threatened with sharing of videos of them visiting adult websites. These scams... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 05 May 2020 14:24 by Helen

Tags: Cyber Crime Prevention, Police

Colour Me In - Stay Home and Thank You Key Workers

Please see attached - Feel free to print these off and colour them in.

Available in paper from boxes outside the Village Hall, Main Street

Posted: Mon, 04 May 2020 20:14 by Fiona Palmer

Tags: 2020, Colouring, Community

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