A new arson investigation unit has been created
following a review of how the SaferPeterborough partnership tackles
arson, identifies offenders and brings them to
Based within the SaferPeterborough partnership’s community
safety section at Bayard Place in the city centre, the team is made
up of a fire investigator, detective sergeant and an arson
To assist the new team with their investigations, the
partnership has purchased a number of covert cameras that can be
used to detect arsonists.
UPDATE: 14 November 2013 The
Police are noticing a sharp rise in the number of catalytic
converter thefts across the City and Eastern Sector (PE1 postcodes)
Here are the details of the number of thefts and locations since 1
November 2013 in our area: Peveril Road (Millfield), Delamere Close
(Eastfield), Osric Court (Eastfield), Danes Close (Eastfield),
Martinsbridge (Parnwell), Eastern Avenue (Dogsthorpe).
Those with street parking, rather than private driveways appear to
be most vulnerable, but please do stay alert for suspicious
activity in your area.
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