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.
Crime and anti-social behaviour continues to fall in Croydon as we focus on what matters the most to our communities.
Police are issuing their top tips to stay safe during the festive party season.
Police have carried out a series of dawn raids to tackle drug & gang crime that has been affecting businesses and residents in West Croydon
Brought to justice
Police in Croydon are trying to identify a man who is wanted in connection with an assault outside a restaurant in Purley in March
Police in Croydon are appealing for information after a Poppy Appeal collection tin was stolen from a fish and chip shop in Coulsdon
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.