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Worried About Getting Hacked?

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Over 15,000 hacked email and social media accounts reported in one year.

If a hacker got into your email or social media account, what would they find? Health and banking information? Names and contact details for your friends and family? Private photos and messages? For most people, it's at least one of those.

Your email and social media accounts contain a wealth of personal information about you, which... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 23 Mar 2021 09:31 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

E-Scooter Legislation

E-Scooter Legislation

Good Morning


I am sending this message out on behalf of Northamptonshire Police, Safer Roads.
As you may already be aware, E-Scooters have become increasingly more popular over the past few months. At this time, personal bought scooters are not deemed as road legal and cannot be used in any public area in Northamptonshire and across the UK.

Northampton and Kettering town councils are currently introducing... Read More »


Posted: Wed, 06 Jan 2021 09:55 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, safety, transport

Land Off of Banbury Lane (Pineham Lock)

Land Off of Banbury Lane (Pineham Lock)

We are aware of concerns from residents that land off of Banbury Lane, Northampton has not been adequately secured following work carried out by the Environment Agency which could lead to trespassers using the land again.

We have been in contact with Northampton Borough Council to ask them to rectify the situation as a matter of urgency. In the meantime officers from the Northampton Neighbourhood Team... Read More »

Posted: Sun, 29 Nov 2020 09:35 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Protect Yourself from Vehicle Crime

Protect Yourself from Vehicle Crime

We are seeing an increase of vehicle crime across Northampton District.

In some cases these are opportunistic thefts, you can protect your property by following the measures in this link: https://www.northants.police.uk/cp/crime-prevention/theft-from-a-vehicle/vehicle-safe-and-sound/

Please share this information with your family, friends, and neighbours.

Kind Regards

Nick

Message Sent By
Nick Paul (Police,... Read More »

Posted: Wed, 18 Nov 2020 13:42 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

There Has Been An Increase In Vehicle Crime In Your Area

There Has Been An Increase In Vehicle Crime In Your Area

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

There has been an increase in vehicle crime in your area.

Always keep your car locked and close the windows - even if you are only leaving the vehicle for a few moments.

Always remove all items from your vehicle when parked - even an old coat may be enough to tempt a thief.

Never leave keys in the ignition, not even at a garage when paying... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 09:34 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Dog Bites In Upton Country Park

Dog Bites In Upton Country Park

Northamptonshire Police are appealing for information regarding

There have been two incidents on Upton Country Park, whereby a dog has been out of control and has bitten people and other dogs.

The first incident happened on Saturday 7th November 2020 around 10am.
The second incident happened on Monday 9th November 2020 between 15:45-16:15

Did you witness anything?

Did you see any person(s) in the area... Read More »

Posted: Fri, 13 Nov 2020 09:31 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, Safety

Protect Your Passw0rd National Campaign

Protect Your Passw0rd National Campaign

Neighbourhood Watch launches PROTECT YOUR Pa$$W0rD campaign with 3 quick and easy steps

As we spend more time at home and on our online devices, over one third (34%) of people say that they're more concerned about cybercrime than physical crime and a startling 1 in 5 people are a victim of cybercrime!* You could be more at risk than you might think.

If strengthening your passwords is something you keep... Read More »

Posted: Tue, 10 Nov 2020 10:19 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Crime, Police

Operation Journey Launched To Improve Road Safety In Northamptonshire

Operation Journey Launched To Improve Road Safety In Northamptonshire

A new three month road safety campaign which aims to reduce the number of casualties on the county's roads has been launched.

Last year 42 people were killed and a further 347 seriously injured (KSI) across the county's road network - the highest number recorded in eight years.

Led by the Safer Roads and Road Crime teams, with support of our partners in the Northamptonshire Safer Roads Alliance (NSRA),... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 10:59 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, Road Safety

When Was the Last Time You Checked Your Tyres?

When Was the Last Time You Checked Your Tyres?

October sees the return of Tyre Safety Month, and officers from Northamptonshire Police will be getting behind the annual campaign which encourages road users to regularly check their tyres.

Organised by charity TyreSafe, the campaign raises awareness of the importance of tyre maintenance in a bid to reduce the number of people who are killed or seriously injured as a result of tyre-related incidents... Read More »

Posted: Thu, 08 Oct 2020 10:57 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, Road Safety

Survey: Give Your Opinions on Road Safety

Survey: Give Your Opinions on Road Safety

A national survey is asking what people across the country think about roads policing and enforcement.

Tell us your opinion so that your comments can be included in a national review.

To fill out the form follow this link: www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/apccsaferoads

Message Sent By
Holly Patterson (Police, Social Media Engagement Officer, Corporate Communications)

Posted: Mon, 21 Sep 2020 15:17 by Parish Administrator

Tags: Police, Road Safety