Category: Crime

Car Stolen from ASDA

A Blantyre family were left shocked and angry yesterday after coming out of ASDA to find their car had been stolen in broad daylight! The White Focus ST preface was stolen from Blantyre Asda Carpark on the afternoon of Friday 02 August 2019. The lady, her husband and 2 year old daughter spent only 20-25 […]

Vandalism at Iona Path

A Blantyre lady was shocked to discover her car had been badly vandalised, when she was leaving for work this morning, Thursday 1st August 2019. At some point through the night, her car parked in Iona Path had its wing mirror broken off and a key run deeply along the length of the vehicle, damaging […]

Prowler at Morven Avenue

A family spotted a prowler in their garden last night in Morven Avenue. The intruder was spotted in their back garden. When they opened the back door, he bolted, jumping over a fence and off into the night. He is described as male, with all black clothing and black and white trainers (a description very […]

Doors Tried Second Night

The audacity of burglars! Would you believe houses in the same street as yesterday’s burglary were tried again in Swiburne Avenue, Blantyre. Door handles were tried again for the second night running in the early hours of Thursday 18th July 2019. A burglar was back at the same house at 4.30am trying the doors again, […]

Swinburne Avenue Break In

A family in Swinburne Avenue, just off Broompark Road are distraught this morning to find a thief or thieves had been in their home last night. Early this morning, Wednesday 17 July 2019, they found their kitchen ransacked, with every cupboard and drawer open. As they had slept upstairs, the lowlife(s) made off with a […]

Buller Crescent Home Intruder

A woman was frightened and shocked last night to discover an intruder in her home at Buller Crescent, Blantyre. Last night at around 4am in the early hours of Sunday 14 July 2019, a local lady was awoken at her home at Buller crescent upon hearing a noise in her kitchen. When she went to […]

Calder Street Break in

Police are appealing for witnesses to come forward concerning a house break in at Calder Street. The break in happened overnight on 3rd into 4th July last week. The occupier of the house heard a loud noise and when checking, did not initially observe anyone. However, on leaving his home the following day he noticed […]

Stolen Vehicle Abandoned

A vehicle was stolen between 2am and 5am on 30th June 2019. The theft occurred at Waterfall Terrace, Blantyre after the keys were stolen from a house. The vehicle was later recovered not far off on Blantyre Ferme Road. If you have any information, you can contact Police on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 […]