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.
Police were called at approximately 19:50hrs on Monday, 29 September to Morland Road, Croydon, by the London Ambulance Service.
Police were called at 16:38hrs today, 29 September, to reports of a collision between a bus and pedestrian.
Police were called to a property in Hathaway Road, Croydon, at approximately 00:10hrs on Monday 29 September, to reports of a disturbance.
Brought to justice
A 19-year-old man sentenced to 21 months in a young offenders institute after admitting to a gold necklace theft & burglary offence.
A man who held a woman hostage whilst repeatedly raping her has today, 11 September, been jailed for 14 years.
Detectives from the Flying Squad are appealing for information & witnesses to a robbery committed in Church Street, Croydon on 29 September.
Police are appealing for witnesses after two men armed with a knife robbed a newsagents on Headley Drive in New Addington.
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.