Safety & Crime Prevention

Non Emergencies can be reported to Derbyshire Police by social media, website or Live Chat as well as by phoning 101 (see sidebar).  More details here.

Hope Valley Safer Neighbourhood Team

HV Safer Neighbourhood Team works in partnership with local agencies to make the area safer & address residents’ concerns.  Click here to send a message to the Team or visit their Facebook page
Address:  Buxton Enquiry Office, Silverlands, Buxton, Derbyshire, SK17 6QJ

Derbyshire Alert

Derbyshire Alert is the free community messaging system provided by Derbyshire Constabulary.  You can receive news, appeals, local crime information and prevention advice by e-mail, telephone or text message.    Click here to join the scheme.

Increasing Safety in Rural Areas

A booklet which gives advice on a range of issues such as theft, fire and personal safety has been launched in a bid to target countryside crime & Emergencies in Derbyshire.  Download the booklet here.

Derbyshire Rural Crime Strategy 2017- 2019 available here


Stamp Out Fraud (Derbyshire Police webpage):  initiative to raise awareness of frauds in Derbyshire
Action Fraud:  if you have been the victim of a scam, call Action Fraud, the national fraud reporting centre, on 0300 123 2040 or visit the Action Fraud website.

Derbyshire Prepared

Derbyshire Prepared is a website providing information and advice to help you better prepare if there was an emergency in the county, for instance major ongoing incidents such as severe weather, flooding, large fires, chemical  spills etc.