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Information to help you understand the law, explain your options for reporting crime to us and how you can get help and support.
Information about child sexual offences under Sarah's Law
Our advice offers best practice for you to follow alongside practical crime prevention methods: from basic hints and tips to more detailed strategies.
Advice to keep your home safe from burglary and damage.
Control access with windows that protect your home
Make your flat as burglar-proof as possible
Give burglars nowhere to hide and prevent distraction burglary
Don't make it easy for burglars to find the tools of their trade
Five steps you can take to safeguard a property from vandalism
Advice and measures to safeguard your home and prevent burglary
From avoiding mugging to dealing with dangerous situations, advice to protect yourself and how to react.
How to make sure your mobile stays yours
Things you can do to help other people feel safer in public
Further advice to minimise risk of experiencing crime
Tips to reduce chances of vehicle theft and advice on avoiding vehicle break-ins.
How to help safeguard your car from theft and protect its content
Keeping your car - and the personal belongings inside - safe
All our crime prevention advice for vehicle owners
Business robbery is where items are stolen from commercial premises such as a shop or a factory using violence or threats. Learn how to help prevent it.
Six tips on how to outsmart shoplifters
Advice to deter burglars from entering your business premises
From shoplifting or non-paying diners to staff theft and burglary