000 (Triple Zero) Emergency

Phone: 000
For emergencies or urgent life threatening situations
Emergency for hard of hearing: TTY 106

Reporting Crime Leaflet – Explains how to report crime to Ku-ring-gai Council,
the NSW Police Force and other state government departments
NOTE: The police information is relevant to the Hornsby Shire Council area despite the naming.

Australian Federal Police external-link

Child Sex Tourism – Suspicious Behaviour Report external-link
Report a missing person external-link

Australian Institute of Criminology external-link

Commonwealth Government

Emergency Alert external-link
National Telephone Warning System

Crime Stoppers external-link

To provide crime information. It can be anonymous.
Phone: 1800 333 000

Hornsby/Ku-ring-gai Women’s Shelter external-link

Interpreting & Translating Services

Phone: 131 450

Kids Helpline external-link

Kids Helpline (aged 5 to 25) 24hr, 7days FREE external-link
Phone: 1800 55 1800

Webchat external-link
Webchat councelling

LawAccess NSW external-link

A free Government telephone service providing legal information, advice and referrals
Phone: 1300 888 529 (or TTY 1300 889 529) Mon-Fri 9am-5pm, excl public hols

Law Enforcement Conduct Commission external-link

To report NSW Police Force misconduct or maladministration

Legal Aid NSW external-link

Help for people with their legal problems, eg FREE advice, fact sheets & resources, help at court

Phone: 1300 888 529

Lifeline Australia external-link

Crisis Support. Suicide Prevention.
Phone: 13 11 14 (24hrs)

Mental Health Access Line

Phone: 1800 011 511

National Disability Abuse Hotline

Phone: 1800 880 052

National Security Hotline

Phone: 1800 123 400

Neighbourhood Watch Australasia external-link

Phone: +61 428 377 901
Email: admin@nhwa.com.au
Address: PO Box 64, Spring Hill, QLD 4004, Australia.

Neighbourhood Watch New South Walesexternal-link

Phone: 0401 384 003
Address: 4/115 Corlette St, Cooks Hill NSW 2300, Australia

To get advice on setting up a new NHW group in NSW.

Neighbourhood Watch (NHW) within Ku-ring-gai and Hornsby external-link

NHW within Ku-ring-gai & Hornsby Facebook page external-link
NHW within Ku-ring-gai & Hornsby Facebook Closed Group external-link
NHW within Ku-ring-gai & Hornsby Twitter account external-link

Email: NHWKuringgaiHornsby@gmail.com

To borrow an engraver, or UV pen for marking valuables
To borrow a stencil for painting driveway white lines, or a shredder
To request NHW window stickers, rego plate locking screws, etc.

NSW Department of Education external-link

School Security Unit (NSW)

Phone: 1300 880 021
To report any suspicious activity at a school during holiday periods and at weekends

NSW Government external-link

Emergency Services & Safety external-link

NSW Graffiti Hotline external-link

Phone: 1800 707 125 (Mon-Fri 9-5pm)

NSW Justice Dept

Victims Services and Support external-link
Victims Access Line (VAL) NSW
Phone: 1800 633 063​ (8am – 6pm, Mon – Fri)

Restorative Justice Unit external-link
The unit is the primary point of contact at Corrective Services NSW for people who are victims of crime.

NSW Police external-link

Primary website for crime prevention advice in NSW.

NSW Police Assistance Line

For non-emergencies
Phone: 131 444

NSW Police Community Portal external-link

Online reporting of non-emergency minor crime: lost property, intentional damage, graffiti or theft.
Note: Reporting only. Event Number issued. Expect no response from the Police.

NSW Police – Ku-ring-gai Police Area Command (PAC)

Hornsby Police Station, 292 Peats Ferry Road Hornsby 2077
Phone: 9476 9799

Hearing/speech impaired only: 9476 9731

Note: Ku-ring-gai PAC covers most of the Ku-ring-gai & Hornsby Shire council areas and includes Hornsby and Gordon Police Stations. Most personnel are based at Hornsby police station.

Ku-ring-gai PAC Crime Prevention Officer
Phone: 9476 9723
To ask advice, or to request a FREE safety audit of your home

Local Ku-ring-gai PAC Police Facebook page external-link
Non-emergency two-way communication

NSW Police – North Shore Police Area Command (PAC)

Chatswood Police Station, 63 Archer Street Chatswood 2067
Phone: 9414 8499

Note: North Shore PAC covers some of the Ku-ring-gai council areas and includes Chatswood, Mosman and North Sydney Police Stations.

Local North Shore PAC Police Facebook page external-link
Non-emergency two-way communication

NSW Police – Ryde Police Area Command (PAC)

Gladesville Police Station, 8 Victoria Road Gladesville 2111
Phone: 9879 9611

Note: Ryde PAC covers some of the Hornsby Shire council areas and includes Gladesville, Eastwood and Ryde Police Stations.

Local Ryde PAC Police Facebook page external-link
Non-emergency two-way communication

NSW Rape Crisis Service external-link

Phone: 1800 424 017 (24/7 Counceling)

NSW Rural Fire Service (RFS) external-link

RFS Bush Fire Information Line
Phone: 1800 679 737 or 1800 NSW RFS
To find out if there is a Total Fire Ban in place.

SnapSendSolve external-link

Free APP that let’s you report issues to relevant local government authorities in Australia & New Zealand

Travelling Conmen Hotline

To report when you are approached by Travelling Conmen
Phone: 1300 133 408 (8:30am to 5pm, Mon – Fri)