Beware Bogus Carers

On the 19 May at around 21.35 hours a male and female came to an address in Heathway, Iver Heath. They told the occupier that they were the occupier’s new carers and would be starting work the next day.

The female kept the occupier talking on the doorstep whilst the male entered a number of rooms in the home. The occupier became suspicious and told them to leave.

Did you see anything suspicious around that time and place?

The male suspect is of Asian appearance, approximately 5ft 7 inches tall, skinny built, aged about 40 years, wearing black clothing and plastic rimmed glasses.

The female is black, thin built, aged 30 to 40 years, short haired, wearing black boots and a white apron with WESTMINSTER HOME CARE Written on it.

It is not believed that any items were taken on this occasion.

If you saw any persons or vehicles that you think may have been suspicions or might be related to this offence then please call us on 101 quoting crime reference GC4256465/13.

The investigating officer is P4202 Bridgeworth.

If you ever witness what you believe at the time to be a crime in progress then please call 999 right away.

If you ever see anything suspicious call police on 101 straight away.

You may also make a report by calling the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please advise any elderly or vulnerable friends or relatives to get a door chain and use it.

If you want further advice on how to do this or you have concerns for anyone who may be vulnerable and susceptible to becoming a victim of crime please call 101 and ask to speak with a member of your local neighbourhood team.

William Pretty (Police, Police Community Support Officer (PCSO), Chiltern & South Bucks LPA)