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.
In 2014 we had many presents kindly donated by the public helping to provide presents to children who may otherwise not have received one last Christmas. This year we aim to help even more children get a gift this Christmas.
Viewing this gallery is a simple but effective way in which the public can help police to fight crime.
The Met is narrowing in on commercial markets that buy and sell second-hand goods as part of its crackdown on burglary.
A new initiative which sees police officers prepared to respond to life-threatening emergencies in Croydon launches on Monday 30 November.
Brought to justice
Five men have been convicted at the Central Criminal Court Today Monday, 30 November of robbing a Post Office on High Street, Croydon in May
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 .
1 December 2015 - Drop-in surgery
An indoor one-to-one consultation session.
3 December 2015 - Ward Panel meeting
A meeting of the panel members to discuss local concerns and to and set priorities for the local police team.
5 December 2015 - Street briefing
An outdoor meeting that any member of the public can attend held outdoors.
Croydon has 26 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Croydon Safer Neighbourhoods team page.