THEFT: Golcar, March 14. Victim approached communal entrance to flats and put her handbag down on ground as she searched for her keys. Suspect approached from behind and stole handbag, making off towards Co-op on Sycamore Avenue. Suspect: medium build, medium height, wearing black hoody and black jeans. Golcar, March 10 Board removed from front window of house under renovation and window . forced. Generator and hand/power tools stolen. Longwood, March 10. Glass in rear door smashed to get into terraced house being built. Plumbing materials and power tools stolen. Milnsbridge, March 13 Bench stolen from back garden. Milnsbridge, March 13. Stone stolen from side garden. Cowlersley, March 15. Suspect got into front garden and stole rabbit and hutch.
ATTEMPTED THEFT: Linthwaite, March 17. Would-be thief got into back garden of block of flats, removed Yorkshire paving slabs from pavement and leaned them against wall. But he was disturbed by witness and make off in vehicle leaving stone slabs behind. Linthwaite, March 12. Paving stones lifted from back garden and stacked at the side of house. Suspect/s disturbed and make off empty handed.
BURGLARY: Golcar, March 13. Padlock and inner Yale lock removed from house garage, but raiders activated alarm and made off in vehicle. Milnsbridge. March 11 Basement window of empty house smashed and raider reached in removed ladders, using them to reach up and smash front window. Jewellery and power tools stolen. Salendine Nook, March 12 . Rear conservatory window and dining room window smashed and unlocked, activating alarm. Intruder made off through front of house and got into waiting vehicle. Suspects: two males, wearing dark coloured hoodys with hoods up, thought to be teenagers.
VEHICLE CRIME: Scapegoat Hill, March 10. Locked and secure car parked up in garage opened with key and digital camera stolen. Slaithwaite, March 13. Front offside car window smashed with brick. Ignition barrel and cowling damaged in failed attempt to start car. Slaithwaite, March 13 Keys used to start vehicle and reverse it across car park. It was then abandoned and keys believed dropped in car park. Slaithwaite March 15. Top of passenger door bent back and glove compartment, steering column and rear seats tampered with before raider made off empty handed. Linthwaite, March 16. Nearside wing mirror stolen. Tanyard Industrial Estate, Tanyard Road, Milnsbridge, March 10. Would-be thief got into yard and smashed nearside front quarterlight window, getting in and removing cowling in attempt to start vehicle. Bonnet then opened and wires pulled from engine. Golcar, March 11 Fiesta stolen and recovered burnt out. Cowlersley, March 10. Top of front nearside door bent back in attempt get in. Nearside quarterlight window smahed but nothing stolen. Milnsbridge. March 11. Wing mirrors stolen. Longwood, March 11. Offside front window smashed and satnav bracket and stationary case on floor of vehicle stolen. Milnsbridge, March 15. Nearside door prised open and ignition damaged in attempt to start vehicle which was pushed a short distance before being abandoned. March 15. Vehicle broken into and ignition damaged as vehicle was started and suspect was unable to steer it. He then ran off chased by a witness and got into light coloured hatchback which drove off. Suspect: 5'10 tall slim build, white male, short mousey hair. dark baseball cap, dark coloured top, blue jeans.