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We’re recruiting

Derbyshire Police is recruiting Come to our careers event and find out about the wide variety of roles in policing, from the frontline to those who support behind the scenes. Last time our slots booked up and almost 300 people came along, so get in quick! The event will take place on 11 May 2024 […]

Mobile Phone Security

Anthony Boswell, Police, PCSO, Derbyshire Dales, advises that everyone should follow these simple steps to help protect your mobile phone and to keep safe. Using your phone when in the street Are you making a call or using your phone in the street? Ensure that you check your surroundings; is there anyone on a bicycle […]

Incident in Baslow

Following the incident in Baslow on 15 February, the Police issued the following statement: A man has been arrested on suspicion of attempted murder following a stabbing in Baslow. We were called to a house in Wheatlands Lane just after 2pm to reports that a woman had been stabbed. The woman, who is in her […]

Derbyshire Voice app

The new Derbyshire Voice app is part of a wider project funded by Angelique Foster, Derbyshire’s Police & Crime Commissioner. Introducing Derbyshire Voice Derbyshire Voice is a mobile phone app where victims of crime and traumatic events, who live in Derbyshire, can share their experience, views, ideas and opinions about the impact of crime, support […]

Burglaries in Baslow

The police are appealing for information after reports that two homes were burgled in Baslow. The properties, on Bubnell Lane, were targeted between Monday 20 and Saturday 23 November. Cash, jewellery and a laptop were stolen. They would particularly like to hear from anyone who may have noticed two men in the area who were […]

Safer Neighbourhood News

Except from the latest Neighbourhood Watch News: As many of you will be aware the Bakewell Safer Neighbourhood Team‚Äôs current priority is Road Safety, which includes speeding and dangerous parking offences, such as those committed by parking on a white line system. With that in mind we have planned speeding operations throughout December. READ FULL […]

Beware of Black Friday scams

A message from Evie Pugh, Derbyshire Constabulary’s Digital Communications Development Assistant, on the subject of Black Friday scams. As all our inboxes are full of emails offering discounts in the lead-up to Black Friday, our fraud-fighting sock puppet Claude pops back up to warn against ‚Äėtoo good to be true‚Äô deals. Spear phishing is when […]

Event parking in Baslow

With many events taking place in the next few weeks, parking may become an issue in certain areas, including Baslow. If you wish to report any vehicles that are causing an obstruction where no person or vehicle can get past whatsoever, then please report it to the police using the following contact methods, providing photos […]

Street Meet 10 March

The next Street Meet will take place at the Baslow Village Sports Field Café on Friday 10 March from 10-11am. This is your opportunity to meet your local Safer Neighbourhood team. Find out more about the Safer Neighbourhood Teams by visiting the Derbyshire Police website.

Policing survey needs you

A message from Derbyshire’s Police & Crime Commissioner, Angelique Foster, who is asking for your help to shape the future of policing in Derbyshire: Dear Resident Derbyshire is a hugely diverse County. Different areas require a different approach to policing and will have different priorities. The needs of residents in Derbyshire Dales will not be […]

Bike thefts on the rise

Due to the increase in the number of bikes stolen across the Derbyshire Dales area the following crime prevention advice is being circulated by Anthony Boswell, Police PCSO, Derbyshire Dales. Everyone is advised to continue to report suspicious activity by using any of the following methods: Facebook ‚Äď send us a private message to: /DerbyshireConstabulary […]

Derbyshire’s new PCC

Angelique Foster has been elected as Derbyshire’s Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC). The new Commissioner will take up office on Thursday 13 May 2021 and will serve a three-year term until 2024 due to the year-long postponement of the election as a result of COVID-19. Police and Crime Commissioners are elected independent representatives who oversee […]

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