Campaigns & Events

Protect Your Business in Lancashire

Business Crime Conference

The event was a great success and has received positive feedback from the business community. If you were unable to attend you can download a copy of the presentation slides to have a look at the topics covered.

You can also download a copy of the Business Crime Survey outcomes which were shared at the event.

Advice for Small Businesses that close down over Xmas and the New Year

– Article provided by The Crime Prevention Website.com-

A business that is closed during the Xmas and New Year period, especially one that is located on a remote commercial estate where other businesses might also close at the same time, will be vulnerable to criminal attack simply because the guardianship provided by its staff will be absent over a long period.

Not only that, but there will also be a heightened risk from power failures and bad weather conditions, simply because nobody will be there to spot the problems or deal with them in a timely fashion.

Planning ahead then is vital but as you will see from the suggestions below much of what is proposed should be part of your regular housekeeping arrangements anyway.

You may well think of other measures you should be taking as you run through the list, but above all think business continuity all the way!

Read more…

Keeping your business safe

You can find more information about keeping your business safe on the Lancashire Constabulary website.

Topics covered include:

  • General security
  • Removing anything that may be used to commit crime
  • Raising the risk for the criminal to be caught
  • Controlling access
  • Surveillance
  • Making environmental changes
  • Displaying advisory signage
  • Deterring offenders

For detailed guidance please visit the Keeping your business safe page on the Lancashire constabulary website.

In The Know

Sign up to ‘In the Know’ for information and updates that are relevant to you and your area.

You can personalise the service to your area and interests when you sign up.

Please go to www.stayintheknow.co.uk and click on ‘register a business’ at the top of the page, it’s free to join.

 

Social Media

Keep up to date

Join us on social media and keep up to date on news, events and more from the Lancashire Police and Crime Commissioner.

Latest Tweet
Tweet: Last week, Andrew went out with @PrestonPolice response officers to see some of the issues and challenges they fac… Latest Tweet
@LancsPCC
Hand holding mobile phone showing the LancsPCC social twitter feed
Contact Us

Get in touch...

Use the drop-downs below to navigate to the area needed for your comment to be more easily processed.

Person using a mobile phone - get in touch
Your Thoughts

Comment

What you have to say is important to us. If you would like to comment on the work of the Office of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Lancashire you can write to:

The Office of the PCC for Lancashire
County Hall Preston
PR1 0LD
Email: commissioner@lancashire-pcc.gov.uk