News

26
Nov
2021

White Ribbon Day 2021

Yesterday 25th November was White Ribbon Day which launched a 16 day campaign led by the White Ribbon UK charity as part of the global White Ribbon movement to end men’s violence against women. This is an annual event that Neighbourhood Watch is proud to be supporting. The White Ribbon UK charity is asking people […]

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25
Nov
2021

Avoid falling foul of online shopping fraud this festive period

As we begin to enter the busiest time of the year for online shoppers with Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales fast approaching at the end of this week, Wiltshire Police want to remind our communities of some of the issues of shopping online and what can be done to limit the risks. 28,000 people […]

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24
Nov
2021

Restorative Justice Week

Victims, families, young people, and even offenders continue to benefit from a specialist service in Wiltshire which facilitates healthy conversations between those who have been harmed and the harmer. Restorative justice brings those harmed by crime or conflict and those responsible for the harm into communication.  It offers victims of crime a level of resolution […]

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18
Nov
2021

Social Media

In case you missed it, we have recently relaunched our social media and can now be found on Facebook and Twitter. Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/wiltswatch Twitter – https://twitter.com/wiltswatch If you haven’t already please give us a like/follow. You can also comment and share our posts to help us gain a wider following and support us in […]

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28
Oct
2021

Survey for Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Wilkinson

We can all contribute to making Wiltshire safer for everyone by telling Police and Crime Commissioner Philip Wilkinson of our experiences with Wiltshire Police and our concerns about crime where we live and work. Feedback received will directly influence the priorities he sets for Wiltshire Police and inform the specialist services he commissions to prevent […]

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06
Oct
2021

New Policy To Help The Public Verify Police Officers Welcomed By PCC

Wiltshire’s PCC has welcomed plans by the force’s Chief Constable to make immediate policy changes to how the public can verify a police officer. Philip Wilkinson also praised the swiftness that Wiltshire Police had responded to concerns from residents after guidance from other police forces suggested that ‘waving down a bus’ or challenging a police […]

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14
Sep
2021

Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch AGM

We have made the decision to postpone the AGM until further notice. Further updates will be provided in due course. Please see below the agenda, the minutes from the previous AGM and the Finance report. Meeting Agenda Wiltshire NHW Association AGM minutes 2019 Finance report

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28
Aug
2021

Petition to make the use of a slingshot or catapult illegal

The use of slingshots and catapults have blighted rural communities for too long, providing silent weapons which cause significant harm, damage and loss to our communities.  Wiltshire Neighbourhood Watch Association supports a change in the law that prevents slingshots and catapults being carried in a public place without legitimate reason, similar to the laws for […]

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12
Aug
2021

Welcome to the New Look Wiltshire NHW Website

You have arrived at our new Neighbourhood Watch Website with improved and new features. We hope you enjoy your visit and find the site easy to use and informative. Please feel free to feedback on our new site by visiting the Contact Us page

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22
Jul
2021

We are proud to present our first ever impact report 2019/20

Our first ever impact report shows how the 90,000 volunteers and 2.3 million members of Neighbourhood Watch schemes are making a difference throughout England and Wales. Please note: the post below first appeared on the Neighbourhood Watch’s national website, ourwatch.org.uk. You can find the original here. Neighbourhood Watch helps people connect with their neighbours to build vibrant […]

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