Car theft alert

Posted on Sep 28, 2018

We have been advised of two recent break-ins to cars parked on front drives, where car windows have been smashed to steal, one presumes, items left on the seats, or look for parking cash from the glove compartment, or perhaps to steal the car. It’s safest not to leave any items visible in the body […]

Dogs Trust – microchipping is now a legal requirement – event this Thursday

Posted on Aug 27, 2018

Croydon Council’s Tracey Belamy has written My Colleague Tara Boswell is running a couple of Dog Awareness days and I thought you may like to spread the word amongst your community groups. I have attached the posters which you are welcome to print off and put up. Please feel free to circulate the dog warden […]

Sandrock Hotel – planning application

Posted on Aug 27, 2018

The planning application can be seen here …‬

Another new scam to be aware of

Posted on May 22, 2018

Magazine Advertise Debt Alert Victims receive a telephone call from someone purporting to be a bailiff enforcing a court judgement, attempting to recover funds for a non-existent debt. The fraudsters state the debt originates from the victim not paying a magazine advertisement subscription.   A variety of magazine names and publishers are being used by […]

New scams to be aware of

Posted on Mar 22, 2018

Dianna Fraser of Shirley Neighbourhood Watch has advised us … ‘Kent Police are warning drivers of a fraudulent emails, texts and phone calls from a company that claims to be the DVLA. The messages are likely to contain links to several websites that have been made to look similar to the official one. DVLA does […]

Police warning about burglaries

Posted on Feb 25, 2018

In an emergency always dial 999. When non urgent please call 101.   Contact details for your local policing team are: 02087212469 Follow us on twitter for further updates at @MPSShirley   You can anonymously contact crime stoppers on 0800 555 111. Residents of Shirley, please be aware there have been a recent increase […]

Theft from motor vehicles

Posted on Jun 30, 2017

We have received the following from our PCSO Dear resident, Please be on the look out for  GOLD coloured Volvo Estate and a Lime Green coloured V70 estate. No plate numbers, they are involved in theft from motor vehicles and Builder vans in the Shirley area. Both being driven by 2 white males Regards, PCSO 7312 […]