Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Van Break Ins (Thames Valley Police)
Tue 19-Sep-17 09:22
We are urging local van owners and drivers to be alert following recent van break ins. Vans have had locks and windows smashed. It is believed offenders are gaining entry for tools. if you...  Read more
999 or 101 survey (Thames Valley Police)
Sun 17-Sep-17 10:01
Do you know when to ring 999 and when to ring 101? We have devised a short survey for all ages across Thames Valley, to better understand how you use these services. The survey will be closing soon...  Read more
Appeal for witnesses following assault at Banbury Bus Station (Thames Valley Police)
Fri 15-Sep-17 13:44
We are appealing for witnesses after a 24-year-old man was assault at Banbury Bus Station.   On Wednesday 6 September at around 4.30pm, the victim was stood next to the 500 bus stop bay...  Read more
Victims First Facebook page (Thames Valley Police)
Wed 13-Sep-17 09:16
The Police and Crime Commissioner’s new initiative Victims First now has a Facebook page to keep people up to date on information, advice and support for victims of crime  Read more
101 and 999 short survey (Thames Valley Police)
Tue 12-Sep-17 09:44
We need your help to discover and understand how you use our services. Do you know when to ring 999 and 101? Please take our short survey and let us know. You can take the short survey here:...  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.