Crime

Vehicle deliberately runs over 14 sheep in north Dorset field

Vehicle deliberately runs over 14 sheep in north Dorset field

A vehicle entered a field in north Dorset on Sunday (July 17) and deliberately ran over sheep, killing 14 altogether,...

July 19, 2022

Welsh farm shops urged to up security following burglaries

Welsh farm shops urged to up security following burglaries

Farmers in Wales are being urged to adopt more stringent security measures following a spate of burglaries from farm shops...

July 8, 2022

Oil theft: Crime prevention advice as cases rise

Oil theft: Crime prevention advice as cases rise

Police across the United Kingdom have issued crime prevention advice as cases of oil theft have increased. Agriland has compiled...

March 21, 2022

Disqualified driver sentenced for stealing cattle trailer

Disqualified driver sentenced for stealing cattle trailer

A 31-year-old man from Oxford Road, Gerrard’s Cross has been sentenced to six and a half months in prison for...

February 21, 2022

Cotswold farmer sentenced after burying sheep in rotting potatoes

Cotswold farmer sentenced after burying sheep in rotting potatoes

A Cotswold farmer has been sentenced to 26 weeks in prison after he pleaded guilty to 22 offences, including burying...

December 17, 2021

2t of fresh meat found to be cut and packed from car wash workshop

2t of fresh meat found to be cut and packed from car wash workshop

Over 2t of fresh meat was found to be cut and packed from the workshop of a carwash in Wiltshire....

December 16, 2020

48 arrested in Italy after mafia-linked group defrauds EU agri-funds

48 arrested in Italy after mafia-linked group defrauds EU agri-funds

Authorities in Italy, assisted by the EU’s anti-fraud office, have arrested 48 people in connection with a scheme to defraud...

October 29, 2020

13 thefts of GPS from tractors recorded over the weekend

13 thefts of GPS from tractors recorded over the weekend

Lincolnshire Police have reported that 13 incidents of GPS thefts from tractors were reported between September 17 and September 19...

September 21, 2020

Tyrone man convicted of tyre burning at Lough Neagh

Tyrone man convicted of tyre burning at Lough Neagh

A Co. Tyrone man has today, November 6, been convicted of burning tyres on the shore of Lough Neagh in...

November 6, 2018

11% drop in Northern rural crime levels

11% drop in Northern rural crime levels

The latest rural crime statistics show an 11% fall in the number of incidents recorded in rural communities across Northern...

February 2, 2018