Cambs Police toast success of rural crime team showing £67,000 worth of stolen goods recovered by their officers this month

A specialist team to crack down on rural crime in Cambridgeshire has enjoyed considerable success this month.

PUBLISHED: 13:12 15 April 2019

John Elworthy

The £67,000 worth of stolen good recovered by Cambridgeshire Pollice rural crime team in a fortnight. Police have tightened up considerably on rural crime -- including action against hare coursing which has dropped by nearly 20pc as result. Picture; CAMBS POLICE

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source: Wisbech Standard

2019-04-15 15:14
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