Wiltshire Police launch new Dog Watch Scheme

A new Dog Watch scheme has been set up by Wiltshire Police to help reassure owners around the safety of their pet, driven by their Community Messaging service. Paul Lenaerts our Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinator said "It seems likely that there are lots of dog owners in Keevil who would be interested. To sign up, you … Continue reading Wiltshire Police launch new Dog Watch Scheme


Welcome back to the BUZZ Roundup – a quick update of anything that’s changed on our village website recently and a reminder of events coming up soon.

Community Messaging service…

Have you signed up to Community Messaging? Wiltshire Police use an email alert system called Community Messaging, also known as Neighbourhood Alert, across Wiltshire and Swindon to provide real time information to subscribing residents and businesses. This is a free service and once subscribed you can choose what sort of alert to receive and how … Continue reading Community Messaging service…

Burglary reported in Keevil

The Wiltshire & Swindon Community Messaging Neighbourhood Alert issues a weekly update of crimes reported in our area (Trowbridge, Melksham and Bradford On Avon). For the week of 11th - 16th January 2019 the following was reported: Incident number 54190005067 Crime - Burglary Residential 16/01/2019 10:24 KEEVIL Suspects have entered a secured gated property and have opened … Continue reading Burglary reported in Keevil

Be alert to Flight Ticket Fraud

ACTION FRAUD have issued a warning through the Wiltshire Community Messaging service concerning fraudsters who attempt to entice victims looking for cheap flights abroad. Victims have reported booking tickets via websites or a “popular” ticket broker, only to discover that after payment via bank transfer or electronic wire transfer, the tickets/booking references received are counterfeit. … Continue reading Be alert to Flight Ticket Fraud

Community Policing Report Aug/Sept 2017

The latest report for Meklsham Rural and villages, covering the August/September period, has been issued and you can download the PDF here: ED12 and ED13 October 17 (2). It covers: Antisocial behaviour Halloween Community messaging Crime exceptions Local issues In future, reports will be made to the Parish Council on a monthly basis