Latest news

Changes at NWS


November 29th, 2019


A Fond Farewell

MOD Police Promote Rural Watch


November 1st, 2019


Partnership Approach in Lomond North Area

PSYV Group promote ALERT in Angus


October 31st, 2019


Community Safety Week

Neighbourhood Watch Scotland Board Announce New Partnership


October 1st, 2019


The 1st October 2019 brings a new chapter to the development of Neighbourhood Watch to communities across Scotland.

Crime Detected through Rural Crime Partnership in East Lothian


September 16th, 2019


4 males apprehended following reports by rural community

Garnock Valley Carves 2019


September 9th, 2019


Hosted by Beith Orr Park Neighbourhood Watch, Garnock Valley Carves is a new Chainsaw Carving event in the North of North Ayrshire which had its 2nd year on Saturday 7th September 2019 following a very successful event in 2018.

Working with the Police Scotland Youth Volunteers (PSYV)


August 30th, 2019


Members from the Police Scotland Youth Volunteers braved adverse weather conditions recently while spreading the word of Neighbourhood Watch Scotland to residents throughout the Helensburgh area.

SPARC releases its Rural Crime Strategy 2019-2022


July 26th, 2019


(SPARC) - the Scottish Partnership Against Rural Crime is a multi-agency partnership that includes Police Scotland, NFU Scotland, Scottish Land & Estates, Scottish Business Resilience Centre, Scottish Government, NFU Mutual, the Crown Office and Procurator Fiscal Service, Confor, the Scottish Community Safety Network and Neighbourhood Watch Scotland, amongst others.

Almond Community Safety Event


May 6th, 2019


The Almond Community Safety Panel held their first North West Edinburgh Community Safety Event on Wednesday 1 May 2019 between 7.00 pm to 9.30 pm within the Leonardo Hotel, 187 Clermiston Road, Edinburgh.

Shut Out Scammers campaign launches


April 18th, 2019


On Monday 15th April Police Scotland launched its Shut Out Scammers campaign in Edinburgh, raising awareness of offenders who cold-call people at their homes and scam them out of money.