Category Archives: Safety & Security

We are seeing an increase in catalytic converter thefts in the count

Thieves often target hybrid cars as the value of the converter is higher and they can be accessed more easily. However, we have been seeing them stolen from petrol and diesel cars. Catalytic converters are stolen for the value of … Continue reading

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Home Office – County Lines Guide for Partners

As part of the Government’s ongoing commitment to tackle serious and violent crime, the Home Office has relaunched its County Lines awareness-raising campaign. Our campaign aims to raise awareness about County Lines among frontline staff, like teachers, health workers and … Continue reading

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Community Engagement Day – Market Square – Atherstone – Saturday 25th May – 10am to 2pm

North Warwickshire Neighbourhood Watch will be at the Atherstone Community Engagement Day, Market Square on Saturday 25th May, 2019 – 10am to 2pm. Free property marketing pens, purse bells and home security information packs and advice Your local Policing team … Continue reading

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Polesworth Big Day Out Event – Abbey Green Park – Sunday 9th June – 11am to 3pm.

North Warwickshire Neighbourhood Watch will be at the Polesworth Big Day Out Event, Abbey Green Park on Sunday 9th June – 11am to 3pm. Free property marketing pens, purse bells and home security information packs and advice.

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Anti Social Behaviour Advice

Some advice regarding anti social behaviour. #inittogether

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How we can help tackle thefts from vehicles and vehicle interference (trying car doors)

How we can help tackle thefts from vehicles and vehicle interference (trying car doors) Not many things are more frustrating than having to pay to have your car repaired after being broken into when all that was stolen was a … Continue reading

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NO COLD CALLING

 There’s nothing more frustrating than people knocking on your door when you don’t want to be sold things. Remember, you don’t have to let them in. To help, Warwickshire Police have produced a free-to-print ‘NO COLD CALLING’ sign. You can … Continue reading

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Keep your garden safe this Spring – Tips to nip garden crime in the bud

Now the weather is warming up a bit, many of us will often be spending more time in the garden but with bikes and tools left insecure, thieves will also be out in people’s gardens too. Here are a few … Continue reading

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Support for Van Owners & Bicycle Owners

On Thursday 28th June, Warwickshire Police will be in Atherstone providing kits for van owners. For bike owners they are also providing the opportunity to have your bike marked and registered on a national bike register to deter offenders. 6pm … Continue reading

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Don’t Miss a Trick – June is Scams Awareness Month 2018

As awareness of scams increases, fraudsters are finding more sophisticated methods of stealing our money warn Warwickshire County Council Trading Standards at the beginning of Scams Awareness Month 2018. Whilst fraudsters are still using amateurish mass marketed scams such as … Continue reading

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