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Petersfield Police Local Neighbourhood

Petersfield is a market town with a long history and good access to major towns making it a very popular location. Petersfield is broken down into various wards (as defined by council wards) and is policed by a team from Petersfield Police Station.

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Your local Butser Neighbourhood Policing Team needs your help in setting the Local Community Policing Priorities for your area for the next 3 months. In order to ensure that we are working effectively in the community, we need you to tell us what issues are affecting you the most. Our aim is to reduce Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) and crime and increase confidence in the Police as well as to make your neighbourhood a safer place to live and work. All we ask is that you spare 5 minutes to follow the below link and complete this survey.

https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/ButserSurveyDecember2015

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Map of the Petersfield Policing Area

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

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Towns and Villages within the Petersfield Neighbourhood

The Petersfield is policed by the Hampshire Constabulary and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Petersfield
Name Type County
Petersfield Town Hampshire
Sheet Village Hampshire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Petersfield neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Petersfield neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Dukes Close9
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Chapel Street6
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket6
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket5
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near The Square5

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Petersfield neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket16
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket7
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near High Street6
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Borough Grove5
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Itchen Close4

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Petersfield neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket6
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Fore Bridge4
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket4
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Hoggarth Close4
PetersfieldtownHampshireOn or near Supermarket4

Neighbourhood Events for Petersfield

TitleDescriptionDates
Public Community Event

meeting

A chance for members of the community to meet and speak with members of the local Neighbourhood Policing Team.

Start: 13/06/2019 10:30

End: 13/06/2019 11:00
Public Community Event

meeting

A chance for members of the community to meet and speak with members of the local Neighbourhood Policing Team

Start: 09/07/2019 10:30

End: 09/07/2019 11:00
Public Community Event

meeting

A chance for members of the community to meet and speak with members of the local Neighbourhood Policing Team.

Start: 11/07/2019 10:30

End: 11/07/2019 11:00

Police Officer Information for Petersfield

NameRankBio
Phil Shore Sgt

I am the Butser Sector Neighbourhood Policing Team Sergeant, I have been a Police officer for nearly 17 yrs and in that time I have worked in a number of Policing roles.
At this time me and my team are based at Petersfield Police Station and I am responsible for the following Policing Neighbourhoods: Petersfield Town, Horndean, Clanfield & Finchdean, Rowlands Castle and East Meon
I am committed to reducing crime and anti social behaviour, working with the local community and partner agencies to make the area a safer place to live

David Tester PC

I joined Surrey Police in 2000, covering the Waverley area for 6 years before transferring to Sussex Police for a short period. I then transferred to Hampshire in 2007 and worked in Portsmouth on the response team for 6 years before changing roles and moving out to Petersfield.

Tobey Mason PCSO

PCSO Mason is a Police Community Support Officer for East Petersfield and Petersfield Town Centre, this has been his beat since he joined the Constabulary in September 2014.

Tobey is often out and about on his beat and enjoys engaging with the community and the business' around the town. Tobey is the Speed Watch co-ordinator for Petersfield and is under-way with setting the scheme up. Tobey is also involved with Streetwatch and other various community groups around the town.

James Merrell PCSO
Paul Humphrey PCSO

PCSO Humphrey is a Police Community Support Officer for East Petersfield and Petersfield Town Centre, this has been his beat since he joined the Constabulary in January 2010.

Paul spends his time patrolling his beat on foot or on his trusty push-bike and has built up a good rapport with local residents. Believing that engagement with young people early on in their lives is important to help them mature and grow into model citizens Paul is also the Police Safer Neighbourhood team liaison for Herne Jr School.

Neighbourhood Priorities for Petersfield

IssueActionDates

ASB
We will continue to monitor and deter incidents of Anti -Social Behaviour and work closely with our Partners to achieve this.
This will primarily be focused around the local Play Parks such as The Avenue Pavilion, Love Lane, Bell Hill & Borough Hill

The Avenue Pavillion
0
East Hants
Petersfield
Hampshire
GU32 2EH

16/05/2019
ASB is still an issue that the local neighbourhood policing team are tackling with various locations being brought to our attention. There have been several arrests due to high level ASB recently and things have been put in place to disrupt the main offenders. Targeted patrols will continue. Please make sure you continue to report any issues to police via 101. For day to day updates on what the team are doing please follow us on Twitter @EastHantsCops

Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
2 For Information(s)
4 Photo(s)
27 Police Patrol Activity(s)
30 Public Update(s)
5 Supervisor Review(s)

Issue dated: 01/09/2016

Action dated: 16/05/2019

Theft
Reported Thefts in the respective Town Centres including Retail and Purse Thefts are at a level which still cause the Police concern and as such this will be raised as a Community Priority.

Penns Place
Petersfield
Hampshire
GU31 4EX

16/05/2019
This is still an issue that the local neighbourhood policing team are focussing on. Targeted patrols will continue and work continues with our strong and proactive shopwatch scheme. Please make sure you continue to report any issues to police via 101 or 999. For day to day updates on what the team are doing please follow us on Twitter @EastHantsCops
16/05/2019
This issue is still a concern for local shop keepers in the South of Buster area as this type of crime can have a huge impact on their income . As such this priority will remain in place for the neighbourhood policing team. Shoplifting is still very much at the forefront of local officers minds and Hi-Viz patrols continue around the towns and villages. Please contact 101 or 999 in an emergency.

Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
5 For Information(s)
1 Informal Contact(s)
12 Police Patrol Activity(s)
26 Public Update(s)
5 Supervisor Review(s)

Issue dated: 04/01/2017

Action dated: 16/05/2019

Burglary
There has been an increase of these offences, not only in this Sector, but across the East Hants District as a whole. These are often committed overnight with multiple offences occurring on the same night.

Penns Place
Petersfield
Hampshire
GU31 4EX

16/05/2019
This issue is still at a level that requires the attention of the local neighbourhood policing team. There has been a recent arrest of a male suspected of committing this type of offence however targeted patrols will continue. Please make sure you continue to report any issues to police via 101 or 999. For day to day updates on what the team are doing please follow us on Twitter @EastHantsCops
14/05/2019
There has been an decrease of Burglary offences relating to Business / Community premises, across the South Of Buster area over the past two weeks. These are often committed overnight with multiple offences occurring on the same night. We will visit and offer Crime Prevention and Target Hardening Advice to try and prevent repeat offences and will work closely with our Partners including Neighbourhood Watch schemes to alert rural areas of these incidents. High visibility patrols will be conducted where possible especially where potential locations have been identified as remote and/or otherwise vulnerable

Since this update there have been an additional:
1 For Information(s)
Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
10 For Information(s)
1 Informal Contact(s)
3 Police Patrol Activity(s)
4 Public Update(s)

Issue dated: 03/01/2019

Action dated: 16/05/2019

Street Crime Within Petersfield

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
Barentin Way Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Barentin Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Borough Hill Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Borough Hill Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Bramble Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Buckmore Avenue Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Chapel Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Chapel Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chapel Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chapel Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chapel Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chapel Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
College Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Coxes Meadow Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cranford Road Public order Under investigation
Crawters Lane Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Drum Mead Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dukes Close Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Dukes Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dukes Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dukes Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dukes Close Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Dukes Close Shoplifting Under investigation
Dukes Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Dukes Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Dukes Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Fern Close Public order Under investigation
Folly Lane Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Fore Bridge Burglary Under investigation
Frenchmans Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Gloucester Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Harrier Way Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Head Down Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Heath Road West Public order Under investigation
Heath Road West Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Heath Road West Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
High Street Burglary Under investigation
High Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Highfield Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hoggarth Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hoggarth Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hoggarth Close Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Itchen Close Anti-social behaviour
Lynton Road Anti-social behaviour
Meon Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Mill Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Mill Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Mill Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Monks Orchard Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Montague Gardens Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Osier Road Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Park/Open Space Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Burglary Under investigation
Parsonage Close Other theft Under investigation
Petrol Station Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Police Station Other theft Under investigation
Police Station Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Police Station Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Princes Road Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Ramshill Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Rowlands Square Bicycle theft Under investigation
Rowlands Square Public order Under investigation
Rowlands Square Robbery Under investigation
Ryefield Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sandringham Road Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Selborne Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shear Hill Public order Under investigation
Sheep Street Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Burglary Under investigation
Stable Lane Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Station Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Stoneham Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stoneham Park Vehicle crime Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Theft from the person Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Square Burglary Local resolution
The Square Drugs Local resolution
The Square Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Square Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
The Square Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Thorn Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Thorn Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Thorn Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Tilmore Road Anti-social behaviour
Town Lane Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Weston Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified