Croydon is one of the largest boroughs in London, is home to well over 300,000 people and is one of the largest economic centres in the south of England. Croydon police works closely with the local authority and other agencies, especially through the Safer Croydon Partnership to identify local policing priorities within Croydon and to develop and implement strategies to tackle crime and antisocial behaviour on a local level.
Viewing the gallery is a simple but very effective way in which the public can really help police to fight crime and make our community safer.
The police would like to remind residents that there are simple measures that can be taken to reduce the risk of being a target for burglars
The MPS is targeting commercial markets that buy & sell second-hand goods as part of its crackdown against burglary under Operation Big Wing
A large scale co-ordinated day of action targeting burglary, theft and other related offences is underway across the capital today.
Brought to justice
A man has been jailed for two years after stabbing his neighbour in an unprovoked attack in Thornton Heath.
A man has been jailed for two years for a string of burglaries in Croydon including two pharmacy burglaries.
There are a number of ways you can get in touch with us depending on the request type and urgency. Remember, if it's an emergency always dial 999 - Our non emergency contact number is 101 .
Croydon has 25 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Croydon Safer Neighbourhoods team page.