Christmas campaign launches on Saturday

A sackful of festive crime prevention advice will be on offer during December.

Cambridgeshire police is launching its Get Closer to Christmas campaign on Saturday (December 1) which will run throughout the festive period.

From deterring drink drivers to beating the burglars, there will be something for everyone to help cut crime and prevent criminals cashing in this Christmas.

A dedicated website has been set up with a daily blog offering advice and handy links for support and advice.

There will be tips on how to stay safe on nights out during the Christmas period and advice on deterring thieves.

It is hoped the campaign will ensure everyone who lives, works, studies and visits Cambridgeshire will enjoy a crime-free Christmas.

The campaign will launch with a video message from Chief Constable Simon Parr on Saturday.

To follow the blog, simply click on the QR code on the poster daily, visit the blog at or click on to and follow the links.

You can also follow the updates on Twitter using #GetClosertoChristmas