Shirley North Safer Neighbourhood Team Update – February 2023

Here is the weekly update for crimes that have occurred in Shirley North during February 2023.

In case of an emergency, please do not hesitate to call 999. Let’s try and be vigilant and lookout for each other.

Please report anything you believe to be suspicious.

Below is also a link to the Met Police crime prevention page, there are some good articles on how to keep your homes safe especially during these winter nights.

Recent Crimes


Location Classification Date & Time
Longheath Gardens Drugs
Three males were stopped and searched after residents reported of a group smoking cannabis. One male was found with a cannabis joint.
Longheath Gardens Drugs
Four males walked off from police at the tram stop near Longheath Gardens. All were searched and a cannabis joint was found on one of the males.
Gwynne Avenue Theft of Motor Vehicle
Victim’s car was stolen overnight from the drive.
11:00 – 08:00

Report crime by calling 101 or in an emergency call 999.
Remember, you can also report crime online on our website:

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