Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

North newington Have your say (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 22-Feb-18 23:20
A member of your Neighbourhood Team will be in North Newington outside the Primary School this Saturday from 1pm-2pm. Come along and speak to us about any concerns you have, or just to say hello.  Read more
School Fraud - Chief Executive Officer (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Tue 20-Feb-18 15:32
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Fraud – Schools Targeted The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) has seen an increase in recent weeks in the volume of CEO Fraud reports whereby...  Read more
Nominate now for the Community Policing Awards (Thames Valley Police)
Mon 19-Feb-18 16:54
There’s only one week left to place your nomination. The Community Policing Awards is now in its seventeenth year, providing an opportunity to recognise and nominate the work of officers,...  Read more
Assistance for vulnerable missing people (Thames Valley Police)
Sat 17-Feb-18 19:16
A new tool to help find missing people with dementia is launched today (29/1) in partnership with search and rescue teams of Thames Valley. The Herbert Protocol is a form to record key...  Read more
Attempted Garage break (Thames Valley Police)
Wed 7-Feb-18 14:54
Hi all, We would like to make you aware that an attempted garage break occurred in Brookside Way, Bloxham on Monday, where the offender attempted to Jemmy the door open with an unknown item. Can...  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.