This month Get Safe Online’s campaign

Beware Scams

You’re probably familiar with some of the ways in which fraudsters approach victims – emails, texts, phone calls, letters and sometimes doorstep scams. But did you know that social media is also a favourite place for scammers? This month Get Safe Online’s campaign is all about Social Media scams – […]

Unauthorised Encampments

Kinson Church Gate

Recent news stories have highlighted awareness of unauthorised encampments in around the Bournemouth area. This awareness has increased with the current COVID-19 pandemic and the movement of people and the increased risk of transmission affecting the R. The media have reported encampments on the beach, cliff tops and some recreational […]

The Bobby Van

bobby van

Securing your property The service is free of charge and aimed at reducing crime and the fear of crime, helping people to feel safe and secure in their own homes. The aim of the Bobby Van is to reduce the level of domestic burglary and distraction burglary and support victims […]

Friends Against Scams Organisation

Friends Agaist Scams

North Bournemouth Crime Prevention Panel is now a approved Friends Against Scams Organisation. Friends Against Scams is a National Trading Standards Scams Team initiative, which aims to protect and prevent people from becoming victims of scams by empowering people to take a stand against scams. Scams cost the UK economy £5-£10 […]