North Wales is a rural area and, from time to
time, people in the countryside can be victims of crime. Police and
local farmers and rural communities work closely together in Farm
Watch schemes to prevent rural crime and protect farms.
Farm Watch is no different to Neighbourhood
Watch except that the houses and farms are much further
Farmers often have a great deal of equipment
that is portable and can be relatively easy to steal. By providing
crime prevention advice and regular text updates, all Farm Watch
members will be updated of crime trends and suspicious activity
which will help reduce the risk of members of the farming community
becoming victims of rural crime.
All who sign up to Farm Watch will
If you would like to find out more about
joining a scheme in your area please contact:
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