Local update September 2015: Stapleford North
In comparison to the previous month we have seen a decrease in the number of burglaries reported. Please make sure you lock your doors and windows when leaving your property.
It is a good idea to evaluate your home and look at it through the eyes of a burglar, are there any doors/windows which need replacing? Does all security lighting work? Is more security lights required? Are borders surrounding your property in good condition (fences/walls/hedging)?
If you require a visit by a member of the beat team to discuss further crime prevention please contact 101 extensions 8005761.
In comparison to the previous month the number of theft from motor vehicles have increased. Theft from motor vehicle is very easy and cheap to prevent by simply removing items from your vehicle when you leave it unoccupied. It only takes a minute!
If you require further information to any of the above please contact Stapleford beat team on 101 extensions 800 5761.
In comparison to the previous month we have seen an increase in the number of criminal damage report in your area. Criminal damage is the intentional and malicious damage to the home, other property or vehicles.
There are some things you can do to help prevent further criminal damage:
*If your property has been damaged, it’s a good idea to repair it as quickly as possible. Vandalised property can attract people who might cause more damag.
*If you witness persons committing acts of damage to property or street furniture, contact the police and report it providing descriptions, clothing etc.