Letter from East Area Police Commander

Detective Chief Superintendent Stephen Clayman, the East Area Police BCU Commander, has sent a letter to local police Safer Neighbourhood Board and Independent Advisory Group chairs, detailing measures that the police will be taking to reduce violent crime across Havering, Redbridge and Barking and Dagenham. The full

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Incident in Kerry Drive Cranham

Local Cranham Residents’ Association councillors have been liaising with the police following a shooting at an address in Kerry Drive, Cranham on Friday night (01 May 2020). Councillors Gillian Ford and John Tyler visited the scene on Saturday afternoon and have offered our assistance in any community

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City Police warn re Coronavirus scams

The City of London Police have issued an alert regarding scams now being undertaken by fraudsters, that play on peoples fears of the Coronavirus outbreak. Fraudsters purporting to be from research organisation’s affiliated with the Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organisation

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Local ‘Courier Fraud’ scam

Sadly a ‘Courier Fraud’ scam has recently been reported in the Upminster area.  The scam involved someone phoning individuals claiming to be from a utility company. In one case reported, the scammers claimed that they were working for National Grid and informed the resident that there was

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