Suspicious vehicle

by on 18th July 2017

FROM DERBYSHIRE POLICE We have recieved reports of a suspicious silver Transit van at rural properties offering generators/plant equipment and even quad bikes for sale. Reports of the vehicle in Staffordshire and in the Ashbourne area. Registration begins ‘SN17’. The last three letters of the plate appear to be changing. We are asking people to […]

From Derbyshire Police

by on 23rd May 2017

Suspicious White Transit Van Message sent by James Bowler (Police, Rural Crime Team Officer, Derbyshire) ATTENTION TO ALL FARMWATCH MEMBERS Good Afternoon, We have received a report of a theft of lead and copper from a farm in Brassington. This took place yesterday afternoon between 1200hrs to 1230 hours and crime reference: 17000208056 relates The […]

Yorkshire Tack Thefts

by on 28th October 2016

From Derbyshire Police : North Yorkshire have had around 10 tack thefts in the last few months, the locations range from small private livery yards to large yards that have had over 20 saddles stolen.  Please ensure that tack rooms are locked and tack is put away at all times.  

Fly Grazing October 2017

by on 27th September 2016

It is the end of the summer grazing contracts, so lots of ponies will be being moved.  Each year, we have several new reports a week of horses being fly grazed during October and November. Please ensure that your fences and gates are secure and that you are not an easy target to provide a […]

Theft of Tack

by on 28th July 2016

Theft of tack and harnesses from Redhouse Stables and Carriage Museum, Darley Dale on 25/26 July 2016.  If you are offered or see for sale any tack or harnesses marked WS or DL, please take pictures and contact Derbyshire Police