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.
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.
A man in his sixties sustained facial injuries
Detectives in Lewisham are appealing for witnesses to an assault that happened in New Cross Road on Saturday, 11 July.
Viewing this gallery is a simple but effective way in which the public can help police to fight crime.
Police across the country are reminding the public & businesses of the vital role they can play in keeing the UK safe from terrorism
A new smartphone app was launched today (16 October) to make it easier for Londoners to report hate crime and access support services.
Brought to justice
A 50-year-old man has been jailed for theft, after stealing over £600 from a Blackheath woman.
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 .
28 November 2015 - Crime Prevention Stall
A one-to-one consultation session in conjunction with crime prevention advice.
29 November 2015 - Drop-in surgery
An indoor one-to-one consultation session.
2 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.
Lewisham has 19 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Lewisham Safer Neighbourhoods team page.