Residents of Altrincham, Bowdon, Hale, Hale Barns, Sale and Timperley

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A community initiative to make the community safer

Operation Valiant – Greater Manchester Police

What is Operation Valiant? GMP is taking action to reduce the number of robberies across Greater Manchester, with a dedicated operation to tackle the issue and keep the people of Greater Manchester and their belongings safe. What does it aim to do? Launched in February 2018, Operation Valiant aims to reduce personal robberies by deterring…
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Trafford Council Community Safety Team

Based between Stretford Police Station and Local Police Stations Officer for this area is Verity Hollinshead Team can be contacted on a shared email box (to make sure no emails get missed) Liaise closely with CCTV Control Room Support to help access funding and represent community views with elected members I can be contacted…
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Be Safe Feel Safe Community Meeting on Saturday 5th October, 2019 – Videos

Due to the continued rise in burglaries and increase in aggravated robberies we held our fourth community meeting on 5th October 2019 with the keynote speech from Sir Graham Brady MP. There were presentations also from Greater Manchester Police, local residents, Justice of Peace, and the Council. interspersed with two lively Question & Answer sessions.

Sainsbury’s Bank: Visual Guide to Home Security

Sainsbury’s Bank provide this excellent visual guide and home security guide Do you know about the different types of burglar alarms on the market and the extra assistance that some companies offer? Are you using a BSI Kitemark approved lock, or could you simply be marking your belongings with a UV pen? There are many small, simple steps…
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Home Security (FAQs) – Ask the police

Your Policing Questions Answered The following FAQs have been taken from the “Ask the Police” website answering questions about home security.  A house/business burglar alarm is going off, what can I do? The Police will attend alarms installed in line with the NPCC Alarms Policy. The majority of domestic alarms do not comply with that…
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Real-life example of a recent burglary (Sunday 18th February 2018) – Timperly

It was Sunday afternoon and me and the kids just went to Asda which is about 5 minutes drive from our house on park road Timperley. It was 3pm and I was hurrying the kids up as Asda closes at 4pm on Sunday. We were back by 3:25-3:30. The main door opened and the second…
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Real-life example of a recent burglary (Tuesday 12th March 2019) – Bowdon

It was one of those busy Tuesday evenings on the 12th of March 2019 when we returned from work and had to rush off again for different activities. My husband and I decided to divide the tasks and he took the kids for martial arts and I left shortly after, around 6:35pm, to attend the…
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