Southbourne, Pokesdown & Littledown

Find your neighbourhood

Southbourne, Pokesdown and Littledown form the Policing area between Boscombe and Christchurch. They are  relaxed multi-cultural residential areas, but still retain a  bustling locality for tourists with some unique and individual shops and  high street chains. The primary attraction is the areas sandy Blue Flag beaches, which provides a quieter retreat from the more crowded beach along the coast at Bournemouth.

Local priorities

Current priorities (last reviewed September 2018)

  1. Reduce the amount of anti-social behaviour in Kings Park, Boscombe.
  2. Tackling ASB and begging in Southbourne.
  3. Reduce ASB and drug misuse in Shelley Park and Woodland Walk. 

 

 

 


You said - we did

This section is for us to share some of the daily work we do on your behalf.

You said
Drug dealing and ASB in Kings Park.
We did
In response to calls and concerns raised by the community around Drug Dealing ASB we have conducted a number of targeted Operations utilising various tactics in the area. This has resulted in a numbers of arrest including two males from out of county who recently received a 12 month custodial sentence. We are working closely with the council ASB Team and parks department to tackle the issues and use powers under the Anti-Social Behaviour Crime and Policing Act 2014 to target the area and reduce instance of ASB.
You said
Drug dealing and ASB in Shelley Park.
We did
In response to calls and concerns raised by the community around Drug Dealing ASB we have conducted a number of targeted patrols using various tactics including high viz patrols for reassurance. As a result two males from out of county assisting police with enquiries.

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Speak with the team at one of the following local events.

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Your inspector

Cheyne Marley Inspector 0395
Cheyne Marley Inspector 0395

Your local station

Boscombe Police Hub, 501-507 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset. BH1 4AE.

Telephone: 101 for non-emergency calls. In an emergency, please call 999.

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Please note that the Boscombe Enquiry Office is CLOSED to the public. Please be assured that Police Officers will still be working in your area. If you wish to make a non-urgent enquiry, please either use the yellow telephone or dial 101 from any other telephone. For all emergency calls please call 999. Many thanks for your co-operation and apologies for any inconvenience.

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Southbourne, Pokesdown & Littledown

Neighbourhood Policing Team

Aaron Day PC 1892
Aaron Day PC 1892
Paul Mckenna PS 1799
Paul Mckenna PS 1799
 Annette Long PCSO 6754
Annette Long PCSO 6754
Jayne Wilson PCSO 6721
Jayne Wilson PCSO 6721
Mark Phillpotts PC 2554
Mark Phillpotts PC 2554
What we do

Neighbourhood policing improves the quality of life within Dorset communities. Working together with partner agencies and problem-solving with local people and groups, we will target the policing issues that matter most in your area.

Get in touch with us today to raise any issues you have and to find out what priorities we are currently working on. This is your chance to influence the service that the police, and our partners, provide.

You can contact us via the Dorset Police website or social media, where we also promote upcoming meetings and events. We are based at: Boscombe Police Hub, 501-507 Christchurch Road, Bournemouth, Dorset. BH1 4AE..

In an emergency

The Neighbourhood Policing Team works with colleagues across Dorset Police, but does not respond to emergency calls. If a crime is in progress or life is in danger, always dial 999 immediately, so we can help you as quickly as possible.

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