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It’s OK to say no – it could help to keep you safe from fraudsters

Alert over phone and internet scams

Don’t give thieves shedloads of opportunity

The evenings are getting lighter so why not check your home security

Clever gardening tips to deter burglars

Follow our tips for a dangerously beautiful garden and keep thieves at bay

Alert issued after overnight burglaries in Minehead

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

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