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You said: Following a spate of burglaries in the Bagshot area, residents at this Independent Living Scheme were left feeling unsettled and insecure.
We did: The quick-thinking Scheme Manager contacted the local police force. They soon made a referral to the local Safer Neighbourhood team who arranged for officers to patrol the area. Residents feel reassured to see a bobby on the beat.
You said: Residents at this Independent Living Scheme were concerned about fraud perpetrated in the local area, particularly targeted at older people.
We did: The Scheme Manager invited the local Police Community Support Officers to speak to residents about the dangers of identity fraud, courier fraud, holiday fraud, mass-marketing fraud, investment scams, door-to-door scams, banking and payment card scams, mobile phone scams, ticketing scams, online shopping fraud and auction fraud. Residents benefited from handy leaflets as well as first-hand advice.