Northants Police are asking for your input into the issues that matter to YOU - please fill out the survey linked below to help them identify the priority areas in Higham Ferrers.
Please tell us about the issues that matter most to you in the area where you live and work by completing a short survey.
The information you give us will help identify the local neighbourhood policing priorities for your area.... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 24 May 2021 12:23 by Emily Arrow
What would you pay for police and fire services?
Northamptonshire Police, Fire and Crime Commissioner Stephen Mold has launched a budget consultation to ask people about their priorities for the county's fire and police services, and how much they would pay towards them.
The PFCC has responsibility for setting the budget for both Northamptonshire Fire and Rescue Service and Northamptonshire Police. The... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 22 Dec 2020 11:09 by Donna Anderson
Northamptonshire Police is refreshing its Locally Identified Priorities (LIPs) . Northamptonshire Police would like to get as many responses as possible to understand what the main issues are for the public. The survey runs until the 31 August 2020 and will help shape what the police focus on from September to November 2020. The very short survey is at: https://www.surveymonkey.co.uk/r/NorthamptonshireLocallyIdentifiedPriorities... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 17 Aug 2020 11:24 by Emily Arrow
Police officers will NEVER ask you for money – please warn elderly relatives about this emerging scam
Fraudsters pretending to be police officers are repeatedly targeting the elderly in Northamptonshire.
Over the past few weeks, a number of incidents have taken place across the county where fraudsters have pretended to be police officers conducting covert investigations in order to gain the trust... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 17 Jun 2020 10:22 by Donna Anderson
Police Will Use Enforcement Against Those Who Continue To Flout Covid-19 Restrictions In Northamptonshire
Northamptonshire Police is preparing to up its enforcement activity against those who continue to flout the COVID-19 restrictions in the county.
The Force has not issued any fines for non-compliance so far, preferring to adopt an approach which seeks to educate people, engage with them and explain how their behaviour could affect others.
While the majority of the public have been fantastic in staying... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 09 Apr 2020 13:13 by Donna Anderson
"Police forces in the UK have a relationship with the public that is the envy of the world and we would always rather work with the public than against them."
These are the words of a senior police officer at Northamptonshire Police as no COVID-19-related fines were issued by police officers across the county over the weekend period.
Assistant Chief Constable Simon Blatchly, said: "Firstly, I would like... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 31 Mar 2020 14:42 by Donna Anderson
As concerns over Covid-19 increase, members of the public are reminded of the need to only use the 999 or 101 service where it is absolutely necessary, and to otherwise use the online reporting systems in place.
While the Force continues to deal with Covid-19 and understand the detail of the Prime Ministers announcement, the force is urging people to head online to report non-emergency incidents and... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 26 Mar 2020 10:14 by Donna Anderson
Please see a statement below from the Chief Constable of Northamptonshire Police on Covid-19:
Chief Constable Nick Adderley, said: "We are all aware we are now living in unprecedented times and, from today, every one of us is being asked to step up and play a crucial role in the battle against Covid-19. All that is requested of you is that you follow Government advice - stay at home, save lives and... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 25 Mar 2020 12:45 by Donna Anderson
We are pleased to share the following update from Northamptonshire Police regarding Operation Viper and the action that is being taken to tackle drug and gang related crime in your area:
Operation Viper is the Northamptonshire Police's operation to crack down on those involved in drug and gang related crime. It tackles the supply of Class A drugs in Northamptonshire, focusing on organised crime groups,... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 23 Dec 2019 11:35 by Emily Arrow
Ask for Angela and stay safe this Christmas
If you are planning a kiss under the mistletoe this Christmas, East Northamptonshire Council, working in partnership with Northamptonshire Police and National Pubwatch have a scheme to help keep you safer on dates.
If you find yourself on a date with someone who isn't as they seemed online, for example they look nothing like their profile picture or their behaviour... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 26 Nov 2019 15:50 by Emily Arrow