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Neighbourhood Watch April update

Croydon Neighbourhood Watch has published its April update. As well as reporting on neighbourhood police activity borough-wide, it warns of scams and tells how to report suspected breaches of coronavirus guidelines.... Read more

Guidelines on reasons to leave the house during lock-down

There has been much confusion, and many scare stories, about why you should leave the house during the lock down. The police have issued guidelines but stress that police are required to use their discretion and judgement.  Click to see the full report on What constitutes a reasonable excuse to lea... Read more


Neighbourhood police bulletin 14 April 2020

We show below the latest (lengthy) information from our local police tem.... Read more

Scammers and Fraudsters Information

A message from our local police Dear Resident, Good Afternoon. I hope that you are all well, and abiding by the Government's directive to only go out for shopping,  medical, and light exercise (walking/running/cycling, NOT to play sports or socialisation), and only with those in your househol... Read more


Neighbourhood Police Bulletin 26 March 2020

Attached is the latest bulletin from our Neighbourhood Police Team... Read more


Neighbourhood Police bulletin 12 March 2020

Attached is the latest bulletin from our Safer Neighbourhood Team.... Read more


Catalytic Converter Theft

Message from Inspector Stephen Warnes Dear Residents, I have seen several posts relating to catalytic converter thefts and clearly this is becoming a concern for residents. I am leading on the issue so I will share what I know and what we’re doing. Why are they stolen? Catalytic conver... Read more


Neighbourhood Watch February Update

Croydon Neighbourhood Watch's latest update contains a message from Superintendent Andy Brittain, the new head of Neighbourhood and Partnership Policing in Croydon, Bromley and Sutton. It also includes various Twitter updates from the borough's Safer Neighbourhood teams. The full update is avail... Read more


Neighbourhood Police bulletin 27 February

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Neighbourhood Police bulletin 12 February 2020

Attached is the latest bulletin from our local neighbourhood police.... Read more


Neighbourhood Watch January Update

A belated Happy New Year to everyone. Quite a bit to report this month. As always – please do inform the NHW office of any concerns/crimes/scams as well as letting your local SNT know so that we can help spread the word. Burglaries Regrettably, there were several burglaries across the borou... Read more


Neighbourhood Police bulletin 21 January 2020

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Neighbourhood Police bulletin 14 January 2020

Please report any crimes through one of the 3 ways below: 101 (the non-emergency number for reporting crime; and choose the Report tab; or Croydon Police Station Front Office, which is open 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.   There seems to be a continuation of thie... Read more

Neighbourhood Police bulletin 6 January 2020

Thank you for all the phone calls and emails that I am getting from you, to report various crimes occurring on the ward. Whilst I welcome this, unfortunately, we cannot take the reports this way, they have to be reported through one of the following ways: 101 (the non-emergency number for report... Read more

Neighbourhood Police bulletin 3 January 2020

Dear Residents Good Afternoon. Firstly sorry that we are back in the old format, however it will be like this for a couple of weeks until Ricky is back from leave. I hope you all had an enjoyable Christmas and New Year with family/friends. Since around the middle of December 2019, there has... Read more