Dear Neighbourhood Watch supporters,
We continue to think about you all at this difficult time. In response we hope you have been able to connect with your neighbours to support each other through this crisis.
At Neighbourhood Watch we have seen a 25% increase in membership. We have published a special edition of 'Our News' (the e-newsletter for Neighbourhood Watch supporters) to welcome our new members,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 06 Apr 2020 13:50 by Helen
Criminals are targeting people with NHS scam emails. The NHS will NEVER ask you to send money directly to a bank account. If you would like to donate to the NHS, you should do so via their official channels or your local NHS Trust.
Stop: Taking a moment to stop and think before parting with your money or information could keep you safe.
Challenge: Could it be fake? It's ok to reject, refuse or ignore... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 03 Apr 2020 11:15 by Helen
So this week on our Facebook and Twitter page I published a video, but thought I would do a post on here for those of you who don't use those platforms.
Monday was the start of Week 2 for a number of parents and guardians who are home schooling, so I wanted to help out and set a task for those children you have at home. Now in Coalville we have the Police, Ambulance and Fire Service working... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 01 Apr 2020 08:51 by Helen
Good afternoon everyone
Further to my message yesterday regarding an increase in livestock thefts nationwide, it has also been highlighted by the National Farmers Union that there has been a number of farm shop breaks reported where both meat and vegetables are being taken.
For those of you who own/work at a farm shop, please remain vigilant and consider the current security you have in place.
For those... Read More »
Posted: Sun, 29 Mar 2020 13:41 by Helen
ADVANCE NOTICE WAITING/LOADING RESTRICTIONS - NWL0566 Main Street, Swannington
Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 14:35 by Helen
We all have enough to be concerned about from the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. That's why our online experts have put together some top tips about how to protect yourself, your loved ones, finances and devices from the scams that are currently circulating. As well as advice about keeping yourself and your organisation protected whilst working from home.
To see more about online safety during this... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 14:00 by Fiona Palmer
I work for a company that runs a Pharmacy that delivers (usually) next working day to people in their own homes. We have had a significant increase in people wanting this support at the current time.
We can also order medications from doctors for people (again often automatically through the NHS to minimise disruption to other health services).
Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 13:27 by Fiona Palmer
I write to update you that there have been a number of sporadic livestock thefts reported nationally to the National Farmers Union. The majority of these thefts have been sheep and poultry and this is thought to be linked to the recent panic buying which I am sure that you are all aware of.
I will be out on patrol over the weekend alongside colleagues, proactively targeting these areas.... Read More »
Posted: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 10:11 by Helen
You, Coronavirus and staying safe online
We all have enough to be concerned about from the Covid-19 (Coronavirus) outbreak. That's why our online experts have put together some top tips about how to protect yourself, your loved ones, finances and devices from the scams that are currently circulating. As well as advice about keeping yourself and your organisation protected whilst working... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 27 Mar 2020 14:10 by Helen
To all in Leicester, Leicestershire and Rutland,
Today the police have been given new powers to help keep people safe. As your Chief Constable I would like to make a pledge to you. In return, I ask for your support. Every day and night my officers and staff go above and beyond to protect our communities.
Every officer at Leicestershire Police knows this as our duty - to protect the people and deal with... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 19:46 by Helen