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Frome Rural North Police Local Neighbourhood

Team for Frome Rural North.

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Map of the Frome Rural North Policing Area

Yellow markers represent Police Forces and the red markers represent neighbourhoods within Avon and Somerset Constabulary.

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Towns and Villages within the Frome Rural North Neighbourhood

The Frome Rural North is policed by the Avon and Somerset Constabulary and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Frome Rural North
Name Type County
Beckington Village Somerset
Buckland Dinham Village Somerset
Church Row Village Somerset
Coleford Village Somerset
Farleigh Hungerford Other Settlement Somerset
Faulkland Village Somerset
Frome Town Somerset
Great Elm Village Somerset
Holcombe Village Somerset
Kilmersdon Village Somerset
Laverton Village Somerset
Leigh upon Mendip Village Somerset
Mells Village Somerset
Midsomer Norton Town Somerset
Norton St Philip Village Somerset
Oakhill Village Somerset
Oldford Village Somerset
Radstock Town Somerset
Rode Village Somerset
Rudge Village Somerset
Stoke St Michael Village Somerset
Woolverton Village Somerset

Worst Locations for Crime within the Frome Rural North neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Frome Rural North neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
MellsvillageSomersetOn or near Longfield1

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Frome Rural North neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
ColefordvillageSomersetOn or near Careys Mead2

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Frome Rural North neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
ColefordvillageSomersetOn or near Alfords Ridge2
KilmersdonvillageSomersetOn or near Coles Gardens2
Stoke St MichaelvillageSomersetOn or near Moonshill Close2

Neighbourhood Events for Frome Rural North

TitleDescriptionDates
Nunney International Horse Trials

meeting

The event is staged in the spectacular grounds of the grade II listed Southfield House where visitors are welcome to come along and watch top riders in action in beautiful unspoilt farmland. For three days, Southfield House, which is close to the A361 near the village of Nunney, becomes a hive of activity and as well as sporting action there’s the chance to browse an eclectic range of trade stands and food outlets, all positioned around the main arena where show jumping takes place throughout the three days of the competition.

Start: 14/06/2019 09:00

End: 16/06/2019 18:00
Frome Market Beat Surgery

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community.

Start: 19/06/2019 10:00

End: 19/06/2019 12:00
Frome market surgery

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your rural community.

Start: 19/06/2019 10:00

End: 19/06/2019 12:00
Leigh On mendip beat surgery - June

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community.

Start: 29/06/2019 14:30

End: 29/06/2019 16:20
Leigh on Mendip June beat surgery

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community.

Start: 29/06/2019 14:30

End: 29/06/2019 16:00
Rode beat surgery

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community.

Start: 13/07/2019 10:00

End: 13/07/2019 11:00
Leigh On mendip beat surgery - July

meeting

Come and meet your local Neighbourhood Policing Team to discuss any issues or queries you may have, and to bring them up to date with happenings in your community.

Start: 13/07/2019 14:30

End: 13/07/2019 16:00
Nunney Street Fair

meeting

A street market and fair with stalls, music, food and children's activities, with all funds going towards improving and supporting the local village and surrounding communities.

Start: 03/08/2019 10:00

End: 03/08/2019 17:00
Frome Rural August PACT meeting

meeting

The Frome rural beat team would like to Invite you to a PACT meeting. Concerned about Issues in your area? Join your neighbourhood Policing team and partner agencies to help resolve issues and set priorities.

Start: 06/08/2019 19:30

End: 06/08/2019 21:00
Frome Cheese Show 2019

meeting

West Woodlands Showground - Near Frome. A jam packed day of entertainment that all the family will enjoy plus lots and lots of cheese!

Start: 14/09/2019 00:00

End: 14/09/2019 00:00

Police Officer Information for Frome Rural North

NameRankBio
Rachel Clark (431) Sergeant
Mark Nicholson (3550) Inspector
John Gould (4226) Constable
Lucy Gumm (6742) PCSO
Michael Storey (8755) PCSO
Russell Ford (9011) PCSO

Neighbourhood Priorities for Frome Rural North

IssueActionDates

Gamekeepers and the farming community are often those most affected by, or are witness to rural crime. They provide the eyes and the ears of the countryside and often suffer the consequences of rural crime. Poaching can lead to a number of animal welfare issues, serious loss of income from the illegal taking of game and the damage which many offenders carry out to farm land in the process of carrying out these crimes. Poachers are usually involved with many other rural crimes as well. As landowners and gamekeepers , please remain vigilant and report anything suspicious on 999 emergency or 101 non-emergency, Any intelligence you can provide to us reference poaching /rural crime would be much appreciated by your rural beat team. Useful free app regarding poaching is now available at www.projectpoacher.com

A member of the beat team attended the Bath and West show with the forces rural affairs unit, speaking with many members of our rural communities highlighting the importance of reporting all poaching incidents and providing preventative advice that can be implemented by our rural stakeholders.

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 10/06/2019

Fly-tipping is defined as the 'illegal deposit of any waste onto land that does not have a licence to accept it'. Tipping a mattress, electrical items, building / garden waste or a bin bag full of rubbish in our rural communities causes a local nuisance in our rural locations and make them extremely unsightly.

Another location has been highlighted to the beat team, the respective agencies are also aware. A warning to anyone thinking of Fly-tipping within our area, there may be the chance your on camera and will face prosecution. You have been warned!!

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 10/06/2019

There has been a rise in the theft of Quad bikes and Farm utility vehicles recently, these vehicles are valuable commodities for our farmers, gamekeepers and Landowners.
What security have you in place for your vehicle?

A member of the beat team attended the Bath and West show and gave crime preventative advice that can be implemented to avoid the theft of these valuable rural Commodities. There were examples of products on hand to show the farming community what can be purchased currently.

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 10/06/2019

Speeding in the rural villages of Frome has been highlighted as a priority. The speeding causes safety concerns amongst our rural communities.

A location within one of our rural villages has been highlighted as having a speeding issue the speed enforcement unit has been contacted and are now aware. PLEASE SLOW DOWN !!

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 10/06/2019

Street Crime Within Frome Rural North

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
Conference/Exhibition Centre Shoplifting Under investigation
Conference/Exhibition Centre Shoplifting Under investigation
Conference/Exhibition Centre Shoplifting Under investigation
Fossefield Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Fosseway Shoplifting Under investigation
Frome Road Anti-social behaviour
Frome Road Other theft Under investigation
Hatchet Hill Public order Under investigation
Longfield Other theft Under investigation
Mells Lane Possession of weapons Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Millennium Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Park Hayes Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Park Hill Other theft Under investigation
Park/Open Space Public order Under investigation
Park/Open Space Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Rode Hill Other theft Under investigation
Silver Street Other theft Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Windsbatch Hill Public order Unable to prosecute suspect