A Shop Watch or Pub Watch scheme is a network of local businesses that come together to tackle the risks associated with business crime. They can operate in town or city centres or even out of town areas where a group of businesses have decided to work together.
A Shop or Pub Watch scheme can provide a variety of services, from a radio communications network to a full suite of tools including app-based data sharing software and sometimes a CCTV control centre link.
If you would like to join a local Shop or Pub Watch Scheme you will need to know:
A Shop or Pub Watch can be an effective partner in reducing volume crime including workplace violence.