Met Police advice – Keep sheds and outbuildings secure

There have been a number of incidents involving sheds, garages and outbuildings over recent weeks in Croydon.

Make sure that yours are locked and secure to save you becoming a victim.

 

Croydon Policing – Sanderstead – don’t be scammed during COVID-19 pandemic

PCSO Sam Brooks writes,

Doorstep Crime Advice
We know that groups are setting up all over the country to offer support to people who are isolating. Whilst in the vast majority of these cases, the individuals will be well-intentioned, there may be some who see this as an opportunity for their own criminal gain.

The easiest way of remembering how best to protect yourself and your loved ones if someone comes to your door offering help:

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Has someone tried to scam you? Please report the incident to Action Fraud

Action Fraud is the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime where you should report if you have been scammed, defrauded or experienced cybercrime.

For advice and reporting a fraud please visit the site https://www.actionfraud.police.uk/ or phone 0300 123 2040

Check out the website for the latest alerts and fraud prevention advice.

ActionFraud - National Fraud & Cyber Crime Reporting Centre - Call 0300 123 2040

Website: www.actionfraud.police.uk
Twitter: @actionfrauduk
Facebook: @actionfraud

 

Croydon Policing advice from the Sanderstead team – theft of catalytic converters

This is the latest update from the Sanderstead local policing team on the rise of thefts of catalytic converters and how to help avoid yours being stolen.

Produced by:
Sanderstead Safer Neighbourhood Team
Email – SNMailbox.SandersteadSNT@met.police.uk

Tel – 020 8721 2470

Twitter –  @MPSSanderstead

Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/MPSSanderstead/

Website:  https://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/croydon/sanderstead/

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PCSO Sam Brooks writes,

Croydon Policing update – South Croydon – Oct 2019

Here’s the monthly update for South Croydon ward.

Produced by:

South Croydon Safer Neighbourhood Team

Email –SNMailbox.SouthCroydonSNT@met.police.uk
Tel – 020 8721 2471

Twitter –  @MPSSouthCroydon

Website: https://www.met.police.uk/a/your-area/met/croydon/south-croydon/

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Crime Prevention Day – 5 Oct 2019

There is a £10 charge for this event which included lunch, tea and coffee.

To register, email nhw@cbnhw.com

 

Other local crime prevention events that are free to the public that might be of interest are:

Croydon BME Forum’s event on scams, fraud and cybercrime on 26 September and Croydon Trading Standards Open Day on 23 October, 2019.

Croydon Police are also conducting an online forum on Facebook every fortnight. More details here.