Saturday 14 July 2012 1.16pm
Following concerns expressed here recently about robberies, I contacted the Chaucer Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT). I was informed both uniformed and plain clothes police officers are patrolling the areas affected, and if anyone sees youths on bikes or whatever 'eyeing'
potential victims they’re advised to ring 999 - rather than the non-emergency number 101.
In the last few days the SNT has issued special advice on preventing robbery and burglary to community groups such as TRAs. Further advice can be found on the Met’s website: