Services we offer
We strive to tackle crime and improve public safety by
patrolling the streets, investigating crime and listening to your
We’ve dedicated teams of officers to specific small areas known
as neighbourhoods. Within each of these teams is a police officer
who is on hand to listen to your concerns.
You can find out how to meet your Neighbourhood Specialist
Officer and read about what they’re doing to help your community in
Here are just a few of the other services we offer:
We have a team of Crime Reduction Officers
on hand throughout the county to give advice on how to keep you,
your home and your belongings safe and secure.
We hold details of keyholders for premises, business or
residential, throughout Essex to help us contact a responsible
person without delay if there is a problem.
Community Safety Accreditation Scheme
Allows our Chief Constable Jim Barker McCardle to accredit
staff of organisations with powers to tackle graffiti, abandoned
cars and anti-social behaviour. Why not get involved?
Encompasses Neighbourhood Watch, Business Watch, Horse Watch, Taxi
Watch and Marine Watch.
You can apply for a licence online and read our safety
Visit the museum to discover more about
the history of Essex Police from 1840 to the present day,
experience being locked in a Victorian cell and try on a police
Collision Administration Team
Records all reported collisions on the roads of Essex and provides
information to help with civil claims.
We have a team of experienced police
motorcyclists spread across the county to encourage riders to take
part in educational workshops.