Protecting Yourself and Others

Keeping yourself, family, friends and your community safe is essential, as is knowing what risks there are and how to avoid them.  You can find advice split into four areas: Child Sexual Exploitation, Domestic Abuse, Slavery, and Hate Crime.  

Click on any of these areas to learn more and find resources to help keep you safer.


Button to access information about hate crime

Also have a look at the information on our Staying Safe Out and About pages for more general personal safety advice.

Head back to the Crime Prevention page to find more advice and tips.

Neighbourhood Crime Maps

Find out what’s happening in your neighbourhood, meet your local policing team and how to contact them. Explore the crime map to see what has happened and the policing outcomes for each crime.

Neighbourhood Watch

Find a Watch scheme in your community, and apply to join or send a message to the scheme coordinator. Neighbourhood Watch provides a way for local people to play an important part in making their communities safer.

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