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Warm & Welcome event, Gosport Discovery Centre on Friday 3rd November

Hampshire Library Service are working together with Connect4Communities to provide signposting and support for members of the community struggling with the cost-of-living crisis at the Warm & Welcome event at Gosport Discovery Centre on Friday 3rd November 2023 from 11am to 2pm. Local organisations and services will be at the event

Spot the signs – Modern Slavery

Modern Slavery is happening, together we can stop it. What is Modern Slavery? Someone is in slavery if they are: Forced to work Owned or controlled by an ‘employer’ Dehumanised / treated as a commodity or property Have restrictions place on their freedom of movement If you need help, advice or information about any modern slavery issues

Sign up to Hampshire Alert

Hampshire Alert is a free messaging service that allows Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary, Neighbourhood Watch and other partner organisations keep you informed about issues in your area that are relevant to you. Once signed up you’ll receive messages about crime, witness appeals and general policing activity and issues in

Man charged with cocaine supply in Gosport

A man has been charged with drugs supply offences in Gosport. Late in the evening on 11 October, officers from the RPU Proactive team stopped a vehicle in Rowner Close. The vehicle and its occupants were searched under Section 23 of the Misuse of Drugs Act, and a block of suspected

Crime prevention advice issued after series of thefts from vans across Hampshire, including Gosport

Following detailed enquiries that have potentially identified vehicles involved in the series that are using stolen number plates, officers are now in a position to ask for the public’s help to progress our investigation. Since 13 August 2023, 72 thefts of tools from vans have been reported to us that may

A woman who stole cash from a vulnerable and elderly man in Gosport has been jailed

On Friday 18 August 2023, 29-year-old Emily O’Brien approached the victim – aged in his 70s – at a cashpoint in Forton Road. She told him the machine wasn’t working before she began pressing buttons on the screen.  Following this, O’Brien proceeded to barge the man out of the way

Police witness appeal after suspicious incident in Lee-on-the-Solent on 25/09/2023

Police are investigating how a 70 year old man came to be injured while out walking his dogs in Cockerell Close, Lee-on-the-Solent at around 21:30pm on Monday 25th September 2023. The man arrived home with cuts on his face and head, but does not remember how he received these injuries. He

Two men arrested following high value Lee-on-the-Solent burglary

Two men have been arrested as part of an investigation into a high value burglary in Lee-on-the-Solent. The incident occurred shortly before 3am on Saturday 2 September when LIOS Ride in Style’s storage unit on Daedalus Park was broken into, and 11 custom made bikes with an estimated combined value of

Man charged with firearms offences after weapons seized

A man’s been charged after police seized a number of firearms in Gosport. Police were called to a domestic-related assault at an address in Gosport in the early hours of the morning on Sunday 10 September. Officers attended and arrested a man. During enquiries into this incident, police conducted a search at

World Suicide Prevention Day

Today is World Suicide Prevention Day. One of the key aims of today focuses on sharing vital information regarding suicide prevention so people know where to go for help if they, or someone they know, is feeling suicidal.