Law And Order

Generally Shortlands is one of the most crime-free wards in the whole Borough of Bromley. The SRA is part of the Shortlands Safer Neighbourhood Ward Panel, which includes our local police, residents and Councillors. When it meets every two months the Panel reviews the current local crime picture and agrees law enforcement priorities in the Ward for the future – currently tackling theft of and from motor vehicles, tackling anti-social behaviour, including speeding, and safeguarding vulnerable people.

This section of our website includes a fortnightly update on crime in Shortlands Ward and, when necessary, warnings about scams being run in our area. Below is the latest fortnightly crime report, prepared by our PCSO Adam Charles…

There are 2 new scam alerts from Bromley Trading Standards. For details click on the links below. Amazon "exclusive rewards" scam warning  NHS Test and Trace home visit scam...

Dear Residents Hope you’re all well. Please find below the crime record for the period from 1st July to 15th July. Very pleasing to see no burglaries or thefts from motor vehicles. Excellent news that both vehicles stolen from resident’s driveways were recovered.  So pleased that a vigilant resident...

Dear Residents Please find below the crime record for the period from 22 June to 30 June 2021. Disappointing to see the first burglary on the ward for a while.   Fortunately, nothing was stolen but the burglar opened an electric kiln while it was switched on which...

Dear Residents Please find below the crime record for the period from 1st June to 21st June. Very pleasing to see we’ve had no burglaries this month. I’d like to say a big thank you to the motorist in Mays Hill Road who spotted suspects breaking into a...

Dear Residents Please find below the crime record for the period from 15th May to 31st May. The lowest it’s been for a long time.  Delighted to see no burglary or theft from motor vehicle. Disappointing to see youths on bikes causing damage to people’s property.  Hopefully, this...

Dear Residents Please find below the crime record for the period from 16th April to 30th April. Very pleasing to see so little crime over the last fortnight on Shortlands and even better that the Range Rover stolen in Tootswood Road was recovered.  Unfortunately, similar offences have...