Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

Avian flu latest advice and guidance (Thames Valley Police)
Fri 19-Jan-18 13:57
Cases of bird flu have recently been confirmed in Dorset and Warwickshire, which has resulted in a national response led by the Department for Environment, Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA). At this...  Read more
Robbery at Minster Lovell Post Office (Thames Valley Police)
Fri 19-Jan-18 10:29
A robbery occurred this morning between  9am  to 9.30am  at Minster Lovell Post Office.  Were you in the area ? Did you see a white male aged approximately 18-...  Read more
Hare Coursing (Thames Valley Police)
Sun 14-Jan-18 12:50
Please be aware of a 03 plated Subaru with four males and 4 Lurcher type dogs. These males may be involved in Hare Coursing. Any sightings of these males in fields with the dogs off the leads then...  Read more
Improve Your Internet Security For Free (Action Fraud (National Fraud Intelligence Bureau))
Thu 11-Jan-18 15:37
Better internet security in two minutes Domain Name Systems (DNS) are like public phone books for the web. They’re the reason you only need to remember a website’s name and not its...  Read more
Burglaries in the Bloxham Area (Thames Valley Police)
Thu 11-Jan-18 10:30
To all residents,   There have been a number of burglaries that have occurred in the Bloxham area over the past week which we would lie to make you all aware of.   A number of...  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.