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.
If you take part in our campaign your gift will benefit children currently being cared for by foster parents or those in residential care homes across London.
Police in Croydon are launching a joint-initiative with Croydon Council to help identify potential victims of child sexual exploitation.
The Commissioner got this year’s campaign underway by switching on the Christmas tree lights outside New Scotland Yard.
Police were called at approximately 19:00hrs on Tuesday 18 November, to reports of a van in collision with a pedestrian in Kendra Hall Road.
Brought to justice
A drug smuggling ring responsible for importation to the UK of tens of millions of pounds worth of heroin and cocaine have been jailed.
On Friday 7 November at Woolwich Crown Court, Robert Vanson was found guilty of indecent assault and false imprisonment committed in 1997.
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.