Sunday, March 16, 2008

On-Line Crime Reporting

a police sign Have you ever had the misfortune to go to the local police station to report a crime and had to suffer a lengthy wait to have it recorded by the person behind the desk? I thought so. Now, in a effort to promote efficiency the Metropolitan Police have introduced a new ‘On Line’ Crime reporting facility for certain crimes. Click.
Please note that there are exceptions as to when and when not to use this service and these are noted on their webpage, Click.

But remember, in an Emergency always dial 999
This only applies to the Greater London area.


  1. I wonder what this new initiative will do to crime statistics?

  2. Catch 22!

    Stats go down, pressure to reduce police numbers. Stats go up, they are criticised. Grrrrr!

  3. Lies, damned lies, and............