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.
The Met is calling on Londoners to take simple steps to secure their home as it intensifies its crackdown against burglars.
A 20-year-old man has been sentenced to 22 months in a young offender institution after pleading guilty to firearms and theft offences.
Public safety is our number one priority and we will always focus our disruption activity against those posing the greatest threat.
Brought to justice
A 44-year-old man has been jailed after he was linked by forensic evidence to two burglaries in South Croydon in January
A man has been jailed for more than 8 years for the rape of an 11-year-old, after a PC from Croydon recognised him in CCTV footage.
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.