Neighbourhood Watch

One of the best deterrents against crime is for quick and speedy reports of any suspicious incidents.

Please be vigilant in our shared public places and if in any doubt contact the police.

  • Call 101 if non urgent 
  • Call 999 if any crime is taking place.

Many will be aware of the large number of telephone, Internet and door step scams and there is good advice to be had from the national site click here. In particular the advice concerning mobile phones and internet fraud. If you want to report an incident you can do so by telephone 0300 123 2040 or from this site http://www.actionfraud.police.uk/report_fraud

The Suffolk Trading Standards Blog give some usefull advice and tips for more local issues.

If you not aware of the techniques used an A_Z list of common frauds is to found here.
Some of the more local problems are regularly updated here .

Where a local issue has been identified it will be flagged in the news items.

If you are interested in joining a local neighbourhood watch scheme and want to know how to set up one for your area please contact the parish clerk.

This is the link to the Suffolk neighbourhood watch team, we are under Hadliegh.

It is also possible to signup to the locally run police alert systems.