Bearwood

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Dorset Police has a clear focus for our Neighbourhood Policing Team (NPT) resources, based upon threat, risk, harm and vulnerability. The operational principles for Safer Neighbourhood Policing, have been developed after listening to the people we serve, and having learned from the most distressing incidents elsewhere in the country.

These Operational Principles are:

  • Prioritisation of the needs of the victim - putting the "Victim First"
  • Targeted and flexible deployment of Officers, based upon threat, risk, harm and vulnerability
  • Informed, and focused community engagement and meetings

Your Neighbourhood Policing Officers will ensure that, as a top priority, they look after the people in your communities who are the victims of crime, and anti-social behaviour.  We ensure that they, the victims, are listened to, understood, kept informed, protected and safe alongside the wider community.

Local priorities

Current priorities (last reviewed October 2017):

  1. Dealing with anti-social behaviour in and around King John Avenue and Charter Road play park.
  2. Nuisance youths on Knighton Heath golf course.
  3. Starting a Community Speed Watch Scheme.

 

Resolved priorities and actions taken:

  1. Anti-social behaviour in general across Bearwood has dropped, we are now focusing on two specific areas outlined by residents.
  2. Nuisance motorbike riders have been dealt with via words of advice or Section 59's.
  3. Local Councillors are liaising with the Local Authorities regarding long term solutions for speeding. In the mean time, we are currently in the process of setting up a Community Speed Watch programme. If you would like to volunteer, please contact; bearwood-npt@dorset.pnn.police.uk

 


Get involved

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

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Your inspector

Inspector Dave Kewley
Inspector Dave Kewley

Your local station

Winton Police Station 599 Wimborne Road Winton Bournemouth BH9 2AS

Telephone: 101 for non-emergency calls. For all emergency calls please call 999.

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Please note that the Winton 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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Bearwood

Neighbourhood Policing Team

PS 2442 Mike Garrett
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PCSO Dutton
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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: Winton Police Station 599 Wimborne Road Winton Bournemouth BH9 2AS.

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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