The helicopter is currently circling the area of Yaverland and Yarbridge.
Police began their pursuit of what is believed to be a silver Vauxhall Astra at around 16:45.
UPDATE @ 17:25 – Units on the ground have successfully used TPAC – Tactical Pursuit and Containment – to stop the vehicle at the bottom of Culver Down.
The car has been abandoned and the occupants have fled the scene on foot.
UPDATE @ 17:30 – 4 occupants have been detained by police and are being taken to Newport Police Station for questioning.
The NPAS helicopter has now left the scene and is returning to base at Bournemouth.
Police have temporarily closed the road from Yaverland Road/Marshcombe Shute Roundabout for vehicles travelling towards Bembridge to enable the safe recovery of the vehicle.