"This may be of some interest to those of you unhappy with the local Policing and CCTV.
Our next police contact point is at Tangley Park police office, Hampton, TW12 3YH at 2pm on Sunday 27/01/2018.
If you wish to report a crime or have any local…"
"Matt, I once shared your view and I understand and respect it. But in my view, there is no presumption of guilt within the context of the use of CCTV.
However, there is a misconception regarding CCTV in general, but specifically surveillance.…"
"Because I do have something to hide: my privacy, associations, and movements.
What are you actually scared of?
I don't care if I'm on CCTV, ever.
I'm not a criminal and have nothing to hide, ever.
I'm sorry you do.
It does me no…"
"Because CCTV is used as a replacement for front-line police (hat-tip Ian and Janice)
Because CCTV can be and is abused by persons with ulterior motives (who is watching? how is that data used?)
Because if a citizen is 'law abiding folk'…"
"Unfortunately we do not have a lot of CCTVs in this area the only one on Station Road, is the World's end pub, the next one is by little Sainsburys so not putting many people's minds at rest. There are lots in Richmond Town Centre. I…"
"Ian has a point regarding the lack of 'visible' police in Hampton. However, technology enables the police to respond quickly and accurately when required and they can be more efficient & mobile by focusing on a larger area in vehicles.…"
"There could be a connection between the Kew incident and our Hampton Green robbery.
Officers are appealing for information after a man was stabbed in Kew on Sunday, 20th January.
Police were called to Royal Parade at 07:54 hours and found a man,…"
"No I don't believe it was a bad day Ian, the man stabbed in Kew got the news, not us, another one in broad daylight, because someone was actually knifed got the media and the local MP. Worries me now (the Green and the poor man you spoke to),…"
"Forgive me but isn't it all too obvious, when was the last time you saw a policeman? The force gets cut, you can't call them without going through and being vetted by a call centre, somewhere, and 'their decision' will…"
"What on earth have we opened ourselves up to, I was going up Station Road near the Post Office when a chap, I often see riding his bike around Hampton said hello, I asked him if he was alright, too which he replied, "I was walking across the…"
Knife point robbery on the green #Hampton Friday 18th Jan, at 8pm.Suspect is described as a black male, 18 to 20 yrs old wearing dark clothing and a black balaclava.Last seen running into Ormond Ave.Any info contact @MPSHamptonSee More