Lewisham is home to a vast population of young people and has undergone some regeneration with a shopping centre located in Lewisham High Street. The borough has a varied landscape with some leafy suburbs. Lewisham Police work closely with the local authority and other agencies such as the Lewisham Community Police Consultative Group to discuss aspects of policing, community safety and related issues which matter to the communities of Lewisham.
Viewing the gallery is a simple but effective way in which the public can really help police to fight crime and make our community safer.
A large quantity of heroin, crack cocaine and money has been seized in a Lewisham street stop.
205 people were arrested across South London in yesterday's Operation Big Wing, targeting organised criminal networks
The Metropolitan Police is urging the public to register their mobile phones as part of the continued operation to drive down phone theft
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Police from Lewisham have released CCTV images of a woman they want to trace in connection with an attempted robbery
The victim was left with a fractured cheekbone.
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 .
Lewisham has 19 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Lewisham Safer Neighbourhoods team page.