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Alert issued after overnight burglaries in Minehead

We’re urging residents to ensure their homes and vehicles are secure.

Knife Crime: Starting the conversation

While knife crime is a serious issue the reality is 99 per cent of young people do not carry a knife. One of the most important messages we can share with our young people is that carrying a knife is not the norm.

Alert over bogus police officer telephone scam – Chard

Please share our crime prevention tips with your friends and relations

Sedgemoor to help lead national pilot scheme to improve community resilience to serious and organised crime

Sedgemoor has been selected as one of the Home Office's five pilot schemes to combat the threat of serious and organised crime

More than 1,000 knives surrendered as part of Operation Sceptre

The operation, which began in October 2016, focuses on tackling the blight of knife crime and raising awareness of the impact it can have.

Crackdown on doorstep crime

Be Home Safe - doorstep crime

Man banned from Glastonbury and Wells

Criminal Behaviour Order issued in Glastonbury and Wells to stop persistent nuisance behaviour by individual

Alert and appeal over bogus police officer phone scam – Bristol and Keynsham

Help us keep vulnerable people safe from fraudsters

Knives and baseball bat found in city centre park following Op Sceptre weapon sweep

The weapons discovered following a search in Castle Park in Bristol

Van driver? Be on your guard after break-ins and tool thefts at car park in Bristol

There have been four reported van break-ins at the Ikea car park since July, with thousands of pounds worth of tools stolen