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Essex Police Rural Crime Strategy

Essex Police Rural Crime Strategy


Admission to this event is free to all.


The new Essex Police Rural Crime Strategy will be launched on Thursday 16th November.

From 1pm the event ‘Fighting Rural Crime’ will be open to the public


There will be a number of information stands, which will include:
Environment Agency, National Farmers Union, Essex Agricultural Society, Community Agents, Diocese of Chelmsford, Rural Community Council of Essex.

There will be a demonstration of the Essex Police Drones (weather permitting) and an opportunity to meet the new countywide Essex Police Gypsy Traveller and Rural Engagement Team, and to find out about how Essex Police will work to address issues in rural areas. 


The event will take place at Stow Maries World War 1 Aerodrome and all visitors will have an opportunity to have a look around this historic site, including access to the museum area.

List of stands confirmed so far (13/10/17)

  • Essex Police Drones (demonstrations at 2pm and 3pm, subject to weather)
  • Essex Police Gypsy, Traveller and Rural Engagement Team (GTRET) – meet the Officers in the new team
  • Citizens in Policing (including information on Watch schemes, Active Citizens, Cadets)
  • Road Safety (Casualty Reduction)
  • Crime Prevention
  • Firearms Licencing
  • Essex Police Specials
  • NavCIS (vehicle crime)
  • Essex County Fire and Rescue Service
  • Environment Agency
  • Crimestoppers
  • Neighbourhood Watch
  • Rural Community Council of Essex
  • Essex Rural Partnership
  • Essex Rivers Leader Local Action Group
  • Community Agents
  • National Farmers Union
  • Diocese of Chelmsford
  • Essex Agricultural Society
  • Farming Community Network
  • Age UK
  • Panther Security

The event is arranged in partnership by Essex Police, Office of the Police Fire and Crime Commissioner and Essex Rural Partnership.

Please download here for the event poster which can be printed and displayed.

More information at