Crime and policing in England, Wales and Northern Ireland

Find your neighbourhood

Latest news

The FCO advises travellers to be #PassportAware on their holidays

11 August 2016

With summer now in full swing, many people are jetting off on their holidays. Most holidaymakers enjoy trouble-free trips. However valuable holiday time and money can be lost if a passport is lost or stolen as you may need to report the theft to the police, and be issued with an emergency travel document by the local consulate. To reduce passport theft, the Foreign and Commonwealth Office (FCO) has launched a campaign to remind people to be #PassportAware on holiday and keep their passport safe from thieves.

Read the full article