Local volunteer organisation fight crime

crimewatch-members-2016Six Crime Watch patrols in east Auckland were drawing a lot of attention at the Botany Town Centre last Thursday.

Neighbourhood Support NZ Buckland’s Beach, Community Patrols NZ, Asian Safety Education and Promotion Charitable Trust, Asian Council on Reducing Crime, Botany Crime Watch Patrol and Neighbourhood Support Howick/Botany/Flat Bush have all combined to ensure the safety of the community, promoting themselves at every shopping centre in east Auckland.

They are currently on the lookout for new recruits both young and old to help prevent unnecessary crimes from happening in the community.  Read the ‘Times”‘ article here……

Burglary statistics for w/e 16th Oct 2016

ThiefTHBThe burglary stats are fairly static at the moment which is pleasing, but that’s still 62 upsetting incidents that help stress our community.  Overall they are well down on several months ago thanks to those who are reporting incidents when they see them, combined with an effective response by our local Police. Read the report here…..

NZ Police Ten One Magazine Oct 2016

Welcome to the October 2016 issue of Ten One.

In this issue, we look at the new Child Sex Offender Register, see some of the stars of a police dog calendar, welcome our medal-winning Paralympian back to work, share a special moment at Police’s Memorial Wall and check in at a police station boxing night. In a special feature we meet Sergeant Rhona Stace, a veteran officer on a unique journey within the organisation.

Read TenOne here…..

Civil Defence alarm test this weekend – Rodney/Waitakere

Civil Def Auck CouncilOn Sunday 25 September we will be testing our public alerting systems; these tests are conducted twice a year at daylight saving time changes . This email is for your information and does not require any action from the CRG Groups.

The following systems will be publically tested on Sunday at 12 pm (at noon):
* Tsunami Sirens in Rodney and the Waitakere coastal areas
* SMS Text
* Email
* Facebook
* Twitter
* Red Cross Hazards App

Make sure you are subscribed to our alerts at: www.aucklandcivildefence.org.nz/emergency-status/subscribe-to-emergency-updates/
It is also a good time to let your friends and family know to make a plan at www.happens.nz
We have attached our media release which has additional information, including siren patterns and how they will sound in an emergency.

Kind regards,

Ani Brunet and the Community Resilience team

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