North Shropshire Neighbourhood Watch



Please note the following message.

Please do not report information re the below, or other incidents, by replying to this email. Please instead dial the non-emergency police telephone number "101" and relay any information to the West Mercia Force Control Room.

Many thanks.


Michael Jones
Community Volunteers Co-ordinator
Shropshire, Telford and Wrekin
West Mercia Police





Some jewellery went missing from a house in the Burgage, Market Drayton around the evening of Wed 15 Jan. During the evening a meeting was in progress and a front door left unlocked. It is suspected that an opportunist sneak thief took advantage of the unlocked door.

Between 4-7pm Sat 18 Jan, a house in

Grotto Road

, Market Drayton, was burgled. Two cameras and some costume jewellery were taken.

In the early hours of Sun 19 Jan, a hotel at Goldstone was broken into and a quantity of cash taken.

Stables and a stable yard at Ollerton, Market Drayton, were broken into around 10pm on Mon 20 Jan.

Catalytic Converter Thefts from Motor Vehicles.

Overnight between Sun/Mon 19-20 Jan, a catalytic converter was stolen from a van at the rear of premises in Great Hales, Street, Market Drayton.

On the following night, between Mon/Tues 20-21 Jan, a catalytic converter was taken from a van in a secured compound in the Maer Lane Industrial Estate, Market Drayton.

Theft of Heating Oil.

Between 17-18 Jan, heating oil was stolen from a community centre in

Church Street

, Market Drayton and heating equipment was damaged.