Category: Safety & Security

Selecta Dna Security Marking Kits

This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association We are pleased to confirm that our arrangement continues with the manufacturer of Selecta DNA security marking kits whereby our Neighbourhood Watch scheme members can buy these kits at a

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Neighbourhood Watch’s Online Shop

Neighbourhood Watch’s national online shop is now open!  We are thrilled to open our first-ever online shop selling official Neighbourhood Watch branded merchandise. Our supporters have long told us that they would like to be able to purchase Neighbourhood Watch

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Attempted Burglary

Residents,  Please be aware of a report of an attempted burglary which is believed to have occurred in the early hours on Sunday 21st August 2022 in the vicinity of Blind Lane, Flackwell Heath. Fortunately, entry was not gained to

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159 Phone Number

This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association It is almost one year since most of the main banks introduced a single phone number – 159 – for direct contact with your bank if you experience scams that

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Introducing Check A Website 

Dear Resident,  Get Safe Online has partnered with Cifas, the UK’s leading fraud prevention service, to launch ‘Check a Website’. ‘Check a Website’ is a new, easy-to-use online tool which helps determine whether a website is likely to be legitimate

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Cons and Scams Awareness Meeting – Reminder

This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association We are very pleased to announce that, with the kind co-operation of the vicar of Christ Church, Flackwell Heath, we will be holding a Cons, Scams & Cyber-Crime Awareness Meeting

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Bogus Message Regarding Cadburys Chocolate

This is a message from Wycombe District Neighbourhood Watch Association. There is a WhatsApp message (and probably other media too) purporting to be from Cadburys offering free chocolate accompanied by the picture of a Cadburys Easter egg (timely!!). It gives a

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Beware of Charity Scams

Times of crisis can bring out the best in people, but they are a magnet for scammers, and sadly right now is no different. Fraudsters follow the headlines and have already been working overtime to create ways to encourage people

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Useful tips for securing your on-line devices

Why are software updates important? Software updates are an important part of staying secure online. But why? You’ll often hear about the new features or performance improvements in a software update, but what isn’t talked about as often are the

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