Neighbourhood Watch

Recent Neighbourhood Alerts

ALERT - Rise in FAKE Amazon emails (Action Fraud (NFIB))
Fri 20-Jul-18 10:53
Plain text: These fake emails are after your Amazon login details! We’ve had an increased number of reports about these fake emails purporting to be from Amazon. The subject line and...  Read more
CR-065024-18 Burglary Plymouth (Devon and Cornwall Police)
Fri 20-Jul-18 10:52
Police are asking anyone with information to come forward following a report of burglary to premises in Napier Terrace Plymouth. Access was gained via an insecure rear door between 13:00-14:10...  Read more
CR-065009-18 Burglary- Bodmin (Devon and Cornwall Police)
Fri 20-Jul-18 10:28
Police are asking anyone with information to come forward following a report of burglary to premises in Tremore Valley, Bodmin. The rear door to a barn was forced between 15:55-18:30 yesterday ...  Read more
Update - further arrest following reports of shots being fired in Weymouth (Dorset Alert )
Thu 19-Jul-18 09:02
Detectives investigating an incident where shots were reportedly fired in Weymouth have arrested a sixth person. Dorset Police received a report at 5.53pm on Tuesday 22 May 2018 of shots being...  Read more
Community forums (Thames Valley Police)
Wed 18-Jul-18 16:16
The community forum group is an opportunity for you to have a voice when it comes to policing your community! The purpose of these meetings is for you to help us understand what really matters to you...  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.