Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Appeal for Witnesses (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 14-Dec-17 14:47
Appeal for Witnesses Following an Attempted Burglary Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Kidlington. Around 2 am on Monday, 11th December an...  Read more
Appeal for Witnesses (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 14-Dec-17 14:11
Appeal for Witnesses Following an Attempted Burglary in Kidlington Thames Valley Police is appealing for witnesses following an attempted burglary in Kidlington. Between 11.11 am on ...  Read more
Fake Government Grants Fraud Alert (Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau))
Wed 13-Dec-17 15:36
Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and online contact from fraudsters who are offering victims the opportunity to apply for Government grants for an advance fee...  Read more
Rural crime web chat reminder (Thames Valley Police)
Wed 13-Dec-17 13:23
Don't forget to have your say about rural crime at our live web chat community forum: Date: Thursday 14 December Time: 7pm until 8pm Log on: http://thamesvp.coverpage....  Read more
Equipment and tool security (Thames Valley Police)
Tue 12-Dec-17 11:02
To help protect your property, here’s a link to a useful video explaining the importance of property marking - find out how to do it and why it’s so important:  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.