West Midlands Police

West Midland Police Safer Streets logoDon't become a robbery target.

Welcome to the West Midlands Police Safer Streets website

The chances of becoming a victim of robbery within the West Midlands is relatively rare, however there is plenty you can do to reduce your chances of becoming a victim of crime. This website is aimed at giving you advice on how to help keep yourself safe.

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  • Keep your bag closed and close to you
  • Don't overload yourself with bags and coats
  • Avoid carrying your wallet in your back pocket
  • Don't be flash with cash and mobile phones. Be discreet and put them away after use
  • When you’re out and about on the streets keep your valuable jewellery concealed under clothing