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.
A man from Croydon has been jailed for 12 months after he kept almost £25,000 that was wrongfully paid into his bank account by a NHS trust
A man has been sentenced to a secure order following a fatal stabbing
The Metropolitan Police Service (MPS) today, Friday 13 February, bids farewell to the country's longest serving police officer.
Brought to justice
An 18-year-old man has been jailed for 30 months after he committed a robbery and assaulted his victim in the Croydon Underpass last October
A Croydon man has been given a further jail term for assault, after being jailed in January for affray in a separate incident.
Detectives in Croydon are appealing for information after a 93-year-old man had his OBE stolen in a burglary.
Police and his family are appealing for information to find 20-year-old Steven Mubanga, who went missing on 11 January.
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.