Holsworthy local policing team priorities

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Our policing team priorities are as follows:

Our top priorities for your neighbourhood are as follows:

Safeguarding young people and vulnerable adults

Priority reason: 07 Jan 2021

We work together as one team to safeguard communities and neighbourhoods

Our response:

UPDATE 07 Jan 2021 Referrals

Following a recent referral from a concerned member of the public, we are currently working with partner agencies to safeguard a vulnerable adult locally.

We'd like to remind people, that if you have any concerns regarding the safety of somebody, please contact the Social Services care team, or the Police.

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Promote Road Safety.

Priority reason: 14 Jan 2019

Working with other emergency services and agencies to assist in promoting safer road use.

Working with the Road Casualty Reduction officer to inform and educate road users of the dangers, increasing their awareness and  promoting road safety. 

Our response:

UPDATE 07 Jan 2021 Clawton School Meeting

Following contact from concerned residents and parents, the NPT met with The Head Teacher and County Councillor Mr Barry Parsons, in December to discuss options regarding road safety in the village. Community Speed Watch and traffic monitoring was discussed. Enforcement activity has been subsequently been carried out in the village.

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Engage with key stakeholders and develop effective partnerships to reduce demands.

Priority reason: 10 Jan 2019

Engaging with social services, environmental agency, the parish and district

councils to name but a few. To assist us in redirecting to an appropriate

agency, bringing some resolution to the issues, thus reducing repeat demand

on the Police.

Our response:

UPDATE 07 Jan 2021 Council Communication

Whilst there have been difficulties in attending Town & Parish meetings during the COVID-19 pandemic, the NPT is in regular contact with the Parish Clerks and has been in direct communication with a number of Councillors during this period.

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Disrupte and reduce levels of ASB in all urban and rural areas.

Priority reason: 10 Jan 2019

Early intervention is key.

Using the SARA problem solving model.

Scanning the areas to gain information assist in resolving the issues.

Analysing this information, looking for patterns, repeat offences, similarities sharing and engaging with the community and other agencies.

Responding with positive action to help deliver safer neighbourhoods.

Assess, ensuring we are doing what we can using a ll resources available to us to continue to resolve the issues.

Our response:

UPDATE 07 Jan 2021 Holsworthy Cemetery

Following reports of a number of thefts from the cemetery, local officers have been increasing patrols in the area.

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Our resolved priorities for your neighbourhood are as follows:




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