Local policing is provided by North Yorkshire Police which is divided into five districts of which Hovingham is in the Ryedale and Scarborough District. Full details are available on their website here.
The closest Police Station is Malton, followed by a Police Office at the National Parks Office in Helmsley. All can be contacted by dialing 101.
If you see a crime in progress, then you should dial 999 immediately. For less urgent calls, or to report something suspicous, then dial 101.
Hovingham operates a Neighbourhood Watch. This includes an email message service for important information to help improve your own security and also help the Community. If you would like to join this mailing list then send an email to the Hovingham Action Group here.
You can register your property by joining the IMMOBILISE register, details are available from their website here.