Women’s Safety Survey

We are asking women living in Surrey to participate in our survey regarding safety in the county. We understand that recent tragic events have highlighted concerns many women have about personal safety in their day-to-day lives. Regardless of gender, everyone should have the right to feel safe anywhere they go. We want Surrey to be […]

Keyless car thefts

Message from Surrey Police We have had a couple of reports of keyless vehicle thefts in Reigate & Banstead this week. If you own one of these vehicles it is important to protect your ‘keys’. Keep them at least 3 metres away from any doors or window or even keep them upstairs. You can purchase […]

Surrey Police Update

The Kingswood Residents Association would like to pass on the following information, recently received from Surrey Police. We are warning anyone with significant amounts of jewellery at home to consider their security, as officers release a heat map of areas believed to be the target of organised criminals searching for high value gold. We believe […]

Burglary Prevention Advice this Winter

The KRA has received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. During the winter period, we traditionally see an increase in burglaries of homes, garages and outbuildings. In many cases homes remain insecure, with a third of all break-ins involving little to no force from the burglar, allowing […]

Surrey Police – Smishing Fraud Alert

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. Dear all, Smishing – the term used for SMS phishing – is an activity which enables criminals to steal victims’ money or identity, or both, as a result of a response to a text message. Smishing […]

Surrey Police Crime Warning- The Water Board do not exist.

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. Dear all, A recent warning to Surrey Police highlighted an established guise used by unscrupulous people in an attempt to gain entry to your home and steal valuables. The most common guise used is for people […]

Surrey Police- Law Abiding Citizen Alert

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. Fraudsters are sending out a high volume of phishing emails to personal and business email addresses, pretending to come from various email addresses, which have been compromised. The subject line contains the recipient’s name, and the […]

Surrey Police – Burglary update

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. There have been a number of burglaries in the Banstead, Tadworth and Kingswood areas. The one on 3rd February in Kingswood was committed during the day and access made through a ground floor window. No one […]

Surrey Police : Protect Your Valuables after Christmas

The KRA has just received the following advice from Surrey Police and we pass this on to you now. Protect Your Valuables after Christmas Burglary has significantly reduced locally, helped by Surrey residents protecting themselves by securing their properties, ensuring doors are locked, and lights are left on. However, even with this decrease, we still […]

The Little Book of Big Scams

The KRA has received a number of alerts from Surrey Police and we pass these on to you now. 1) Phone Scam Alert A member of the public received a phone call a few days ago from 01572675765, The caller did not give her much detail but told her that they had a cheque for […]

Forewarned is Forearmed

The KRA has received news of a small spate of burglaries in the northern Reigate and Banstead area which could link to those in Epsom and Ewell. In the meantime Surrey Police continue to patrol in marked and unmarked cars. We do not want residents to be worried about burglaries but would like to make […]

Surrey Police : ‘In the know’ community website

The KRA has been requested by PC 3519 Carmen Lambert Singer from Surrey Police to encourage local residents to sign up to the website ‘In the Know’, so we would like to pass on to you the information below: In the Know Community Website Do you want to know what is going on in your […]

Surrey Police : Cash Machines

We have had a spate of incidents where by cash machines that have the new security features are having coins jammed into their card reader, forcing members of the public to go to the next nearest cash point with less security features added. We are working with the local banks to try and identify the […]

Surrey Police : Warning of Counterfeit Bank Notes

Warning of Counterfeit Bank Notes Over the last few days we have had several reports of three smartly dressed men in suits trying to pass off fake £50 and £100 notes, believed Scottish counterfeit notes. They go into a shop and buy a small item with the note. We have had reports at Caterham, Nutfield […]

Surrey Police : Anti Social Behaviour Moped Riders

I wish to inform you that the police are aware of some Anti – Social Behaviour by moped riders and 19 reports have been received from the community in Tadworth, Nork and Banstead for the month of October 2016. These reports have been made in the afternoon and evenings and describe moped riders driving anti- […]