Police are set to hold a meeting next month for people to dicsuss their crime concerns.

Officers based in Hale End and Highams Park will hold the street briefing at the junction of Beverely Road and Hale End Road, HIghams Park, between 6pm and 7pm on Monday, February 4.

The Met announced that the 17 Neighbourhood Watch schemes in the area have contributed to a drop in burglaries recently, while officers are focusing on tackling thieves who disguise themselves as plumbers and repair workers to gain access to homes.