Richmond upon Thames is the only London Borough spanning both sides of the River Thames, with river frontage of 21 miles. Richmond Police work closely with the local authority and other agencies especially through the Richmond Community Safety Partnership which identifies Policing priorities within Richmond upon Thames and develops and implements the strategies to be used in tackling crime and disorder on a local level.
Richmond police have launched the Safe Places scheme to help vulnerable people deal with difficult situations when they are out and about in the community.
Viewing this gallery is a simple but effective way in which the public can help police to fight crime.
Twenty-five officers, staff and volunteers were awarded for their commitment Richmond borough
Richmond police have launched the Safe Places scheme to help vulnerable people deal with difficult situations
Brought to justice
a social worker witnessed Donkor slap a man repeatedly around the face and shake him
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 .
Richmond has 18 Safer Neighbourhoods Teams. You can find them on the Richmond Safer Neighbourhoods team page.