We are now being informed of all crimes reported in the SW15 area by the local crime desk in a new format which no longer breaks down in to wards. To see this weeks' report click here. You may have been a witness.


If you can help solve any of the crimes mentioned above, or can assist to identify the person(s) responsible, PS Victoria Machin in the Divisional Intelligence Unit would like to hear from you. Her telephone number is 020 8247 8863, or you can contact her by e-mail at

Alternatively pass your information to CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111. You do not have to give your name or address and you may be eligible for a reward if the information given leads to the arrest and conviction of an offender.


Advice on all aspects of crime prevention can be obtained from:

1) Wandsworth Crime Prevention Centre, 17 Arndale Walk, Wandsworth Shopping Centre (formerly the Arndale Centre), London SW18, (telephone 020 8871 0803), open to callers between 9am and 5pm Mondays to Saturdays.

2) Putney Crime Prevention Shop, next to the Odeon Cinema in Putney High Street, (telephone 020 8785 8874). The shop is open to the public between 10am and 5-30pm, Mondays to Saturdays.


All calls requiring the immediate attendance of a Police Officer should be made using the '999' system.

This number should only be used

* When life is endangered or injury caused,
* Persons are seen acting suspiciously or disturbed at the scene of a crime,
* In case of an accident where personal injury has been sustained,
* There is a definite requirement for the URGENT attendance of Police.

If you are telephoning to request police attendance and the call is not urgent, please ring the Wandsworth Police Switchboard on 020 7350 1122.

Plus helpful tips of crime prevention from The Putney & Wandsworth Crime Prevention Panel:

Background & Panel membership
Crime prevention items for sale
Self Awareness Classes for Women
Mobile phone advice