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.
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Detectives in Lewisham are appealing for witnesses to an assault that happened in New Cross Road on Saturday, 11 July.
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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 .
26 July 2016 - Ward Panel meeting
A meeting of the panel members to discuss local concerns and to and set priorities for the local police team.
27 July 2016 - Street briefing
An outdoor meeting that any member of the public can attend held outdoors.
28 July 2016 - Drop-in surgery
An indoor one-to-one consultation session.
Lewisham has 19 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Lewisham Safer Neighbourhoods team page.