Articles by Steve Walsh

Fight the fraudsters – simple security to stay cyber safe

Unfortunately, online fraud is becoming an increasingly common crime in the UK. Action Fraud, the UK’s national reporting centre for fraud and cybercrime, reported that £36.4million was stolen from people in the UK between April and September last year as a result of fraud, meaning over £190,000 was extracted from…

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5 super simple ways to prevent burglary

Unfortunately, burglary is one of the most common crime types we’re likely to experience at some point in our lives. But luckily, there is plenty you can do to minimise the chances of becoming a victim yourself. It may surprise you to know that over a quarter of burglaries in…

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5 tips for staying summer safe at home

When the hot weather kicks in, we find ourselves outside instead of in, slowing down instead of rushing around and generally just enjoying the sunshine that the glorious summer months bring. However, while most people are simply enjoying the warm summer days, for criminals, the longer hours and relaxed mood…

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Could you help shape how the UK deals with domestic abuse?

The government has launched a consultation on transforming the response to domestic abuse – and they want your views. Their intention is to drive a national conversation on how to prevent and tackle domestic abuse, informed by those who have experienced it. By working together we can all better prevent, protect…

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Victims Commissioner delighted to visit Voice

Victims’ Commissioner Baroness Helen Newlove of Warrington was delighted to visit Voice last week (Thursday, 22nd June) to see how we are addressing the needs and requirements of  victims of crime in Northamptonshire. During her trip she spoke directly with victims and witnesses of crime, to hear first-hand about their experiences…

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