Advice Day on how to stamp out rural crime

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Nearly one third of all crime reported across Essex is rural. As part of a county-wide campaign to raise awareness and stamp out rural crime Essex Police is holding a Rural Crime Advice Day, on Wednesday 14th November 10.00am – 3pm at Slamseys Farm, Blackley Lane, Great Notley, CM77 7QW

This will the fifth event of its kind and showcases products and services covering farms, businesses and communities in the countryside.

Campaign

Machinery, tractors, plant, metals, diesel, quad bikes, tools, vehicles, caravans, trailers, equine tack, dwellings, barns, stables, and outbuildings are popular targets for criminals so there will be advice available on how to protect them.

The advice day is part of a campaign targeting hotspots across the county using social media, posters and leaflets.

For more information about rural crime please visit www.essex.police.uk/rural