West Christchurch

Find your neighbourhood

West Christchurch NPT is  made up of a combination of the Portfield, Jumpers, St Catherine’s hill and Hurn wards, it is a large residential, commercial and rural area including Bournemouth International Airport and is home to approximately 13,160 residents

There is a good mix of residents in the area, with an increasing amount of young family’s moving to the area, there is a good local infant and Junior school in the area, with another primary School currently being built.

There also a large Primary and Secondary School moving to a site at Hurn which is opening shortly

We are fortunate to have some fantastic areas of natural beauty such as St Catherine’s Hill, which is popular with walkers, cyclists and dog walkers.

We work closely with local Councillor's and housing groups to tackle any Anti Social Behaviour problems 

Local priorities

Current priorities (July 2017):

  1. Theft of Pedal Cycles

  2. Reducing fires in heathland areas

Resolved priorities and actions taken:

  1. Theft from unattended Motor Vehicles - Social Media campaign, Evenings of action whereby we went around checking for unlocked vehicles and speaking to the registered keeper giving advice
  2. Parking around Christchurch Infant and Junior Schools - High visibility patrols, giving out words of advice and education


Get involved

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

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Your inspector

T/Insp Cheyne Marley
T/Insp Cheyne Marley

Your local station

Dorset Police NPT Office Fire Station Fairmile Road Christchurch BH23 2LB

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West Christchurch

Neighbourhood Policing Team

PS Kerry Shelley
PS Kerry Shelley
PCSO Karl Stark
PCSO Karl Stark
PCSO Anna Lillywhite
PCSO Anna Lillywhite
PC Glenn Stokes
PC Glenn Stokes
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: Dorset Police NPT Office Fire Station Fairmile Road Christchurch BH23 2LB.

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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