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Dagenham Police Station back on chopping block

Jul 19, 2017

In 2013, following a community campaign and petition, Jon Cruddas MP successfully protected Dagenham Police Station from closure, when it came under threat from then Mayor of London Boris Johnson.

Today it has come to light that in the next £400m round of government cuts to the Metropolitan Police, the Rainham Road South station is yet again under threat of closure.

Jon Cruddas addresses crime and ASB in south Havering

Mar 09, 2017

Over the last two months, many residents of Rainham, South Hornchurch, and Elm Park have noticed an increase in crime and anti-social behaviour in and around their neighbourhoods. These concerns have been brought to the attention of MP Jon Cruddas, and Jon and his team are working to take appropriate and effective measures regarding this problem.

MP responds to media coverage of Dagenham burglary statistics

Jan 26, 2015

It has recently been reported in the media that Dagenham, RM8, is the worst place for burglaries in London. Barking and Dagenham Police work very closely with the London Borough of Barking and Dagenham to tackle this key partnership priority, reducing burglaries and targeting offenders. 

Over the past 12 months (1, January - 31 December, 2014) Dagenham has seen a 27% reduction in burglaries, down from 898 to 628 offences and is in line with a reduction in burglary across London.

Crime: Proactive Approach from Rainham Police

May 01, 2014

Jon Cruddas MP, Member of Parliament for Dagenham and Rainham Incorporating South Hornchurch and Elm Park, has been liaising with residents and local police to deal with a number of concerns in Rainham and South Hornchurch.

Jon Cruddas MP has heard from Havering Borough Metropolitan Police that they are proactively investigating a number of problems.

Soft Justice Lets Yob Who Knifed Hero Dad Go Free

Apr 24, 2012

 The following article was written by Anil Dawar, and was published by the Express on Saturday April 21st 2012. You can view the original article here: www.express.co.uk/posts/view/315680/Soft-justice-lets-yob-who-knifed-hero-dad-go-free

MP ‘shocked’ as knife attack thug gets community service 2

Apr 23, 2012

 The following article was written by Reporter Ian Weifass, and was published by the Romford Recorder on 20th April 2012. You can view the original here:  www.romfordrecorder.co.uk/home/e-edition

Time for Tougher Action on Metal Thieves, says MP

Mar 05, 2012

The following article, by Reporter Lee-Ann Richards, appeared in the Romford Recorder on 2nd March 2012, and is available at: http://downloads.pagesuite-professional.co.uk/pdfspool/676cbc25-ca9c-42a0-aba5-094fd5e04924.pdf

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