How to be prevent being caught out by a loan shark? See below for the latest Stop Loan Sharks newsletter.
- New online chat service for victims;
- Facebook Live Q&A sessions;
- Your Money and Your Life podcasts;
- Stop Loan Sharks reporting app;
- Online training available during COVID-19;
- New animation on YouTube to help people sport signs of illegal money lending
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:35 by Website Team
We're asking residents to be more vigilant after a recent rise in vehicle crime in the north east Derbyshire and Bolsover area.
Over the past few weeks officers have noticed an increase in thefts from and of vehicles throughout the North East Derbyshire and Bolsover district.
During the past three weeks we have had reports of seven vehicles which have been stolen and ten reports of parts or valuables... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:29 by Website Team
It's Scams Awareness Fortnight from 15 to 28 June 2020 and this year's campaign is focusing on the scams that opportunists have set up during the coronavirus pandemic.
Criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to try and get their hands on your money and personal information. To date, Action Fraud has received reports from 2,378 victims of Coronavirus-related scams, with the total losses reaching... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:25 by Website Team
Large Amount of Money Stolen During Chesterfield Robbery
Officers are appealing for the public's help following a robbery in Chesterfield yesterday (13 May) evening.
The force was called at 6.20pm to reports that a 34-year-old man driving a black VW Golf had been robbed by three men in Park Road, Holmewood, Chesterfield.
The three men forced the man from the vehicle and drove off from the scene along... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 15 May 2020 10:33 by Website Team
While we are all self-isolating and socially distancing due to Coronavirus, social media platforms, like Twitter, Snapchat and video calls, are a great way to stay in touch with friends and family, share your thoughts and ideas and connect with like-minded people.
Unfortunately, whilst rare, there are negative influencers and online groomers who use the internet, social media and online gaming to spread... Read More »
Posted: Wed, 08 Apr 2020 10:28 by Website Team
I would like to personally invite you to attend an evening event within North East Derbyshire to listen to the concerns raised in your local area following the completion of my tour of Derbyshire where I visited 383 towns, villages and neighbourhoods. The tour which began in 2016 and concluded in late 2019 saw me meet residents from all sectors of the community to listen to their concerns around crime... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 09 Mar 2020 04:38 by Website Team