Find your neighbourhood

Winton is a largely commercial area in North Bournemouth surrounded by residential properties with a large student population. This is a large area stretching from Charminster to Northbourne / Wallisdown. With the main High Street (WIMBORNE ROAD) running from Moordown through to Talbot Woods. This is also where the WINTON POLICE STATION is situated. This is a diverse area with schools, recreation grounds, churches, a mosque, shops, businesses, pubs, bars and a language school.

Local priorities

Current priorities (last reviewed Jan 2018):

  1. Begging, street drinking and alcohol-related ASB in Winton High Street
  2. Graffiti in Winton High Street and surrounding roads
  3. Car Crime


Resolved priorities and actions taken:

  1. Although begging and street related ASB has decreased, Winton NPT continue to tackle this and are working closely with partner agencies.
  2. Bournemouth council are currently looking at the removal of historic graffiti in the Winton area. Winton NPT has also noticed a decrease in new graffiti activity.
  3. Winton NPT continue to tackle vehicle related crime and are carrying out increased patrols and offering prevention advise in the affected areas.


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. In an emergency please call 999.

If you know who you want to speak to at a station, ask for them by name and station and staff will check for you and connect you if they are available or take a message.

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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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Neighbourhood Policing Team

Gemma Barber PS 2637
Gemma Barber PS 2637
Richard Frew PCSO 5490
Richard Frew PCSO 5490
Sam Cox PCSO 6201
Sam Cox PCSO 6201
Gareth Bridger PC 2584
Gareth Bridger PC 2584
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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