Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Tenancy Deposit Scheme Alert (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Thu 21-Feb-19 13:47
Tenancy Deposit Scheme Alert Action Fraud have received several reports where fraudsters are claiming to be landlords of properties offered for rent online. Prior to a viewing the suspect requests...  Read more
Our News - the Neighbourhood Watch e-newsletter (Neighbourhood Watch)
Wed 20-Feb-19 17:04
Friend -- The February 2019 edition of Our News is out now. An earlier edition of the e-newsletter issued today mistakenly contained some small typos. Please find the corrected edition attached to...  Read more
Our News - the Neighbourhood Watch e-newsletter (Neighbourhood Watch)
Wed 20-Feb-19 12:10
Friend --  The February 2019 edition of Our News is out now. In it we reveal the theme of this year's Neighbourhood Watch Week in June. We also report from the pre-launch of a new NW...  Read more
Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster Alert (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Thu 14-Feb-19 15:27
Lonely Hearts Romance Fraudster Alert The NFIB have become aware of techniques used by romance fraudsters against people using dating sites. Not only will they steal your heart they will...  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.

Locksmiths

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.