Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Theft from vehicle in Newquay - CR-105332-18 (Devon and Cornwall Police)
Thu 15-Nov-18 12:50
We are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information in connection with a report of theft from an insecure Mitsubishi which was parked in Elm Close, Newquay. Cash and a mobile phone charger...  Read more
Rural Crime News - 14 Nov 2018 (Lincolnshire Police)
Wed 14-Nov-18 14:00
Message from Lincolnshire Police Headquarters, Engagement Team, 14 November 2018. RURAL CRIME NEWS Please find attached copy of the latest Rural Crime News.    Read more
Scams - Courier Fraud (Neighbourhood Watch)
Sat 10-Nov-18 14:54
COURIER FRAUD   **Please make sure your elderly or vulnerable relatives and neighbours are aware of this scam**    Fraudsters are contacting victims by...  Read more
Burglary to a property in Newquay - CR-100126-18 (Devon and Cornwall Police)
Wed 31-Oct-18 12:01
We are appealing for witnesses and anyone with information in connection with a report of burglary to a property in Treloggan Lane, Newquay. Entry was gained via an insecure window, a Lenovo 110...  Read more
Extortion Scam (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Mon 29-Oct-18 18:31
Cyber criminals send victims their own passwords in extortion scam Cyber criminals are attempting to blackmail unsuspecting victims by claiming to have used the victims' password to install...  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.