PCSO's have been handing out Crime Prevention leaflets and encouraging local residents to be more vigilant.
On 2nd July police received a call to a male acting suspiciously in a side street. Officers from Shepherds Bush Green SNT responded to the call. On arrival the suspect tried to decamp but was detained by police after putting up a violent struggle. He was searched and found to have two screwdrivers, a pair of pliers and had socks covering both his hands. The suspect was arrested for Going Equipped to Steal but local enquiries by another officer found a nearby premises that had been broken into and this male was also arrested for Burglary.
The team have identified that a high volume of alcohol related violent crime was taking place around Shepherds Bush Green. On 27th June a known troublemaker was arrested for a public order/alcohol related offence. He was placed before West London Magistrates Court the following day who saw fit to approve a two years Anti Social Behaviour Order banning him from coming within 50 metres of Shepherds Bush Green for a period of 2 years.
Overall Team Results from 6th June to 3rd July
- 189 stop and searches
- 53 arrests
- 378 alcohol seizures
- 115 rocks of crack cocaine recovered
- 35 bags of cannabis recovered
- £5000 in counterfeit goods recovered
- 500 litres of contraband alcohol recovered
- 5 kilogram's of contraband tobacco recovered
- 1 firearm recovered
- Numerous other items of property used in the commission of offences have also been recovered