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.
Warrants executed after reports of drug use; two arrests made.
The MPS is committed to driving down burglary and is working hard every day to prevent offences, arrest offenders and support victims.
The MPS today, Thursday 22 January, steps up its major drive to enhance relationships with the communities it serves.
Brought to justice
A drug dealer from Lewisham has been jailed after police raided his home and found class A drugs
Anthony McKain was sentenced on Wednesday, 10 December, after stealing a bank card and then cash from a man with severe mobility issues.
Police are re-issuing their appeal for witnesses and information following a fatal collision in Loampit Vale (A20) in September last year
Police are appealing for information after a flat was burgled in Canonbie Road, SE23 on 6 January
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.