Ribcraft 5.8 - Suzuki 140hp (90hp) - River Hamble, Hampshire - 24 October 2008
Last night (24th October) between 19.40 and 20.00hrs the rib from the Metropolitan Police Sailing Centre was stolen with its trailer from its base on the Hamble River. The boat is a Ribcraft 5.85 with a Suzuki 140hp outboard although the engine cover would indicate 90hp.
The colour of the boat is blue tubes with grey ware patches and has the initials MPSC on the bow. The name of the vessel is "Broadsword" and is emblazoned on the consol.
All infomation should be reported on phone number - 0845 045 4545 and ask for the Hampshire Police Marine Division.