Useful Information

Useful telephone numbers and contact details

A list that you can print and keep handy - includes our own details, the police, Crimestoppers, and numbers to check the identity of callers to your house such as meter readers.

Useful websites

Links to local and national websites about crime and personal safety.

How to contact the Police

999? 101?   When to dial which number can be confusing, so we've created a guide that should make it simple when you need to contact the Police.

If you dial 999 but cannot speak

If you dial 999 but are unable to speak freely there is a special procedure in place.

What we do

We are ordinary people who want to improve the quality of life in our community by helping  you protect yourself and your property and reducing the fear of crime.

How to start a scheme

A step-by-step guide to show how easy it is to benefit from having a Neighbourhood Watch scheme in your area.

How to meet us and the Police

One of our main activities is the Advice Shops we run on the third Saturday of every month between 10am and 12noon in the Robert Dickinson Building, 10 Sibson Road.

Nuisance burglar alarms

Information from Charnwood Borough Council on how to report the noise nuisance of a burglar alarm. The police will respond if a crime is in progress, but if the alarm is a nuisance, responsibility rests with the local authority.