PC Andy ReidPC Andy Reid
Rural crime is reaching new levels across the country, with machinery and livestock theft, burglary and vandalism topping the list. NFU Mutual puts the cost of rural crime in the UK at £42.5m/year (based on the latest figures published in 2015). Reporter Philip Case headed off to Hampshire, which is bucking the national trend, seeing a fall in rural crime last year of 29%. He joined PC Andrew Reid and some of the local farmers to find out what is […]