Crime Prevention

Police ScotlandPolice Scotland is keen to help local people protect their property.   They have provided us with helpful security advice which can be accessed here.    Please note that the information is for guidance only.   Please make sure your property is secured at all times.  

Police Scotland would urge residents to report any persons acting suspiciously at or near to homes, private garages, lock-up and sheds. 

Information and guidance on how to deter thieves can be found below:

Home Security
Theft from your car
Secure Your Bike
Domestic CCTV
Is your Garage Secure?
Is Your Garden and Garden Shed Secure?

Small Shops and/or Businesses
No Cash Held on these Premises Sign


If you see anyone acting suspiciously near to your premises please contact the police immediately with as detailed a description as possible of any person or vehicle involved.  Please call 999 if an emergency and urgent police assistance is required or 101 to report the matter to the police.

For further advice visit contact your local police station or visit the Police Scotland website.

St Leonards Police Station
14 St. Leonards Street
EDINBURGH
EH8 9QW

Tel: 101

Howdenhall Police Station
9 Howdenhall Road
EDINBURGH
EH16 6PG

Tel:  101

Oxgangs Police Station
270 Oxgangs Road North
EDINBURGH
EH13 9NB

Tel:  101