Advice & Information

We need YOU to help us in the fight against organised crime. By following some simple steps you can help to protect yourself from becoming a victim of crime.

It could be as simple as using a strong password online and checking that your home wireless network is secure.

Follow the tips and advice on the right hand side of this page to keep yourself, your family and your business as safe as possible.


Fraud and Identity Theft

Fraud and identity theft is one of the fastest growing areas of crime and occurs when your personal information is used by someone else without your knowledge.

Child Sexual Exploitation

Child Sexual Exploitation, or CSE as it is known, is the sexual abuse of a child or young person aged under 18 by an adult who involves them in inappropriate sexual activities either with themselves or another person.

County Lines

County Lines is where illegal drugs are transported from one area to another, often across police and local authority boundaries (although not exclusively), usually by children or vulnerable people who are coerced into it by gangs. The ‘County Line‘ is the mobile phone line used to take the orders of drugs.

Cyber Crime

Cyber crime is any criminal act dealing with computers and networks and the internet.  It covers a wide range of issues affecting all areas of society.

Keeping safe

Everyone has the right to feel safe from crime

Crime Stoppers has practical advice including personal safety tips, advice on how you can protect your family, business, home, vehicle and more.