(advice taken from Safer South Derbyshire Partnership)*:
Emergencies: dial 999  for emergencies, or when a crime is inprogress, such as:

  • use of threat or violence
  • threatening behaviour
  • criminal damage
  • drug dealing
  • dangerous driving
  • danger to life
  • a person is seriously injured
  • an offender is still at the scene, or
  • there is a crime just about to be committed
Police Non-Emergency,
and for local beat officer,
Deborah Croxall:
0845 123 33 33

  • to report all non-emergencies
  • to speak to a local officer
  • to report information about a crime or incident, or
  • other non-urgent enquiries
Anti-Social Behaviour Hotline
01283 595 795

  • neighbour disputes
  • noise
  • pollution
  • dog related
  • flytipping / litter
  • high hedges
  • underage drinking
  • groups of young people
  • nuisance ball games
  • verbal abuse
* For More information about Safer Neighbourhoods click on the logo opposite. Your Safer neighbourhoods contact is:
Ruth Kemp
Safer Neighbourhoods Officer
Safer South Derbyshire Partnership
Tel: 01283 595961
Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.
Also note:

  • Smisby is in the North East Area Safer Neighbourhood - This Safer Neighbourhood area covers Melbourne, Aston-on-Trent, Weston-on-Trent and surroundings. It belongs to the Derby South policing section. Visit and, for our area
  • Give anonymous information about crime: free-phone 0800 555 111 (Crimestoppers)