Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Do not get burnt this summer using these security hot tips (Thames Valley Police)
Wed 19-Jul-17 14:58
With summer here and the schools about to break up for the holidays, here are some hot tips to keep your home and property secure as temperatures start to sizzle.   At Home Do not leave...  Read more
Thames Valley Police launches new Specialist Entry Detective recruitment campaign (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 13-Jul-17 11:38
  A new and exciting career pathway for people to join us as police officers before specialising as detective constables within two years. Thames Valley Police is launching a new and exciting...  Read more
New service launched to reduce rates of re-offending in the Armed Forces community (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 6-Jul-17 10:05
We have today (6/7) launched a service that provides support for members of the Armed Forces community to prevent re-offending.   The Armed Forces Referral Service aims to help reduce crime,...  Read more
Pet - Fraud Alert (Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau))
Tue 4-Jul-17 18:31
The National Fraud Intelligence Bureau (NFIB) and Action Fraud have recently noticed a rise in the reporting of pets, and in particular puppies and kittens, being advertised for sale via popular...  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.