Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

National police survey on scam messages (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Fri 10-Aug-18 11:06
Dear subscriber, You are receiving this email because we want to know about your experience of receiving ‘suspicious’ electronic messages. We know that fraud and cyber crime can be...  Read more
Forums (Thames Valley Police)
Sun 5-Aug-18 16:51
The community forum group is an opportunity for you to have a voice when it comes to policing your community! The purpose of these meetings is for you to help us understand what really matters to you...  Read more
KHV (Angling Trust)
Sat 4-Aug-18 09:56
Scam alert - Fake British Gas emails (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Fri 3-Aug-18 09:59
Plain Text: Watch out for these fake British Gas refund emails. We’ve had an increase in reports about fake British Gas emails claiming to offer refunds. The links provided in the emails...  Read more
Watchout for these fake LinkedIn emails (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Fri 27-Jul-18 11:58
Plain text: Watch out for these fake LinkedIn emails We’ve received multiple reports about these fake LinkedIn emails. They claim that your LinkedIn profile has appeared in multiple...  Read more

This page provides contact points and sources of information to help you keep yourself and our community safe.

Key telephone numbers

Trading Standards

Oxfordshire Trading Standards deal with scams and bogus callers or tradespeople. They can also help with unwanted phone calls and computer scams. Contact details are here.

Online safety

Visit Get Safe Online.

Crime Prevention

Thames Valley Police provide advice on Crime Prevention on many topics, including oiltank security.

Message in a Bottle

The Message in a Bottle project, organised by the Lions Club, helps the emergency services quickly find details of regular medication and other useful information in your home.


The Master Locksmiths Association provides contact details of local vetted locksmiths.

Neighbourhood Alerts

Thames Valley Police put out regular alerts about crime in the local area, and to give advice on the topics listed on this page. You can sign up to receive these directly, via email, on the Thames Valley Alert website. The most recent alerts for our neighbourhood are listed on this page.

Victim Support

The Thames Valley Police & Crime Commissioner runs the website Victims First to support victims of crime.