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Welwyn Hatfield North Police Local Neighbourhood

The Welwyn Hatfield North is policed by the Hertfordshire Constabulary and covers the following settlements.

Haldens, Handside, Panshanger, Peartree, Sherrards, Welwyn East and West

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Map of the Welwyn Hatfield North Policing Area

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

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Towns and Villages within the Welwyn Hatfield North Neighbourhood

Settlements located within Welwyn Hatfield North
Name Type
Ayot Green Village
Ayot St Lawrence Village
Ayot St Peter Hamlet
Burnham Green Village
Codicote Bottom Hamlet
Harmer Green Hamlet
Knebworth Village
Oaklands Village
Rableyheath Village
Welwyn Village
Welwyn Garden City Town
Woolmer Green Village

Worst Locations for Crime within the Welwyn Hatfield North neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Welwyn Hatfield North neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type Location Number of Crimes Committed
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Hall Barns21
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Supermarket17
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Shopping Area14
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Pedestrian Subway9
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Supermarket9

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Welwyn Hatfield North neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type Location Number of Crimes Committed
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Hall Barns17
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Shopping Area16
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Howardsgate11
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Fretherne Road11
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Pedestrian Subway11

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Welwyn Hatfield North neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type Location Number of Crimes Committed
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Shopping Area30
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Howardsgate21
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Supermarket15
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Hall Barns13
Welwyn Garden CitytownOn or near Sandpit Road13

Police Officer Information for Welwyn Hatfield North

NameRankBio
Ian Smith Sgt

I joined Hertfordshire Constabulary in 2014 after working for the Metropolitan Police and Thames Valley Police. I worked as a response officer in Hatfield (responding to 999 calls) before becoming the Sergeant for Welwyn Hatfield North in January 2019. Myself and my team of experienced officers are committed to addressing the issues that matter most to you to ensure that Welwyn Hatfield North is a safe place to live and work.

Alastair Harryman PC

Police Now - Town Centre and Handside

Anne Lopez PC

Panshanger

Matthew Ruppersburg PC

Woodhall

Ross Freeman PC

The Ayots,Welwyn, Digswell, Oaklands, Mardley Heath and Woolmer Green

James Tassell PC

Woodhall

Glenn Cook PC

Haldens, Sherrards, Knightsfield

Alex Smedley PC

Town Centre and Handside

Will Derbyshire PCSO

Woodhall

Drew Brimble PCSO

Panshanger and Haldens

Anne Devine PCSO

Panshanger and Haldens

Cameron Abraham PCSO

Handside and Town Centre

Bill McCaskie PCSO

Handside and Town Centre

Rob Taylor PCSO

The Ayots,Welwyn, Digswell, Oaklands, Mardley Heath and Woolmer Green

Debbie Bickerstaff PCSO

Woodhall

Jodie Simmons PCSO

Town Centre and Handside

Neighbourhood Priorities for Welwyn Hatfield North

IssueActionDates

ASB
We’ve been tackling racing vehicles which happens mostly in the evening through planned operations. Offenders know we will not tolerate this activity through visits to their homes to give warnings. We are keeping up patrols in affected areas.

Moneyhole Park
Sylvan way
Welwyn Garden City

Problem/Issue undergoing investigation and assessment.

In the past month there have been :
4 Additional Problem Report(s)
2 Other(s)
Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
59 Additional Problem Report(s)
2 Cross Reference(s)
1 Document(s)
2 Incident / Crime - Updates(s)
5 Information(s)
1 Leaflet drop(s)
2 Meeting(s)
9 Other(s)
6 Supervisor Review(s)
1 Update Informant(s)

Issue dated: 27/06/2013

Action dated: 06/06/2019

ASB
We are tackling ongoing ASB at Peartree and Woodhall Shops which happens mainly during the evenings. Officers regularly patrol these areas, dispersal orders are used and we are working with partner agencies to reduce the problem long term.

Woodhall and Peartree Shops Op LYSATE
Welwyn Garden City

OWL messages and tweets have been sent out regularly with updates which encourages further reporting so we can be as aware as possible where the problems are in real-time. Several youths have been dealt with regarding ASB issues, home visits continue to be made and we are working closely with the council ASB team. Further work is ongoing in the background and this other intervention work is paying off. More updates will follow when we can report. For further, regular update follow us on twitter @welhatnthpolice or if you want to get OWL messages, send us an email - SNTWelwynHatfieldNorth@Herts.pnn.police.uk
Since this update there have been an additional:
102 Additional Problem Report(s)
1 Document(s)
4 Enforcement(s)
1 Patrol Activity(s)
5 Supervisor Review(s)
Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
273 Additional Problem Report(s)
4 Community Engagement(s)
5 Document(s)
9 Enforcement(s)
5 Incident / Crime - Updates(s)
5 Information(s)
1 Investigation Plan(s)
6 Meeting(s)
4 Other(s)
9 Patrol Activity(s)
8 Public Update(s)
11 Supervisor Review(s)

Issue dated: 22/09/2015

Action dated: 27/12/2017

ASB
Operation Brillo - ASB occurring in Welwyn Garden City town centre predominantly around McDonalds, KFC and Howardsgate. In response we are increasing our patrols in the area. Please continue to report incidents to us as and when they happen.

Town centre
Howardsgate
Welwyn Garden City
Hertfordshire
AL8 6BB

Problem/Issue undergoing investigation and assessment.

In the past month there have been :
4 Additional Problem Report(s)
Total Activity for this Problem/Issue :
206 Additional Problem Report(s)
1 Cross Reference(s)
34 Document(s)
1 Enforcement(s)
3 Incident / Crime - Updates(s)
3 Information(s)
1 Inspection(s)
1 Meeting(s)
4 Photo(s)
1 Rationale for Creation(s)
4 Supervisor Review(s)

Issue dated: 03/12/2017

Action dated: 07/06/2019

Street Crime Within Welwyn Hatfield North

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
Adele Avenue Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Aldbury Grove Anti-social behaviour
Aldbury Grove Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
Amethyst Walk Anti-social behaviour
Amethyst Walk Anti-social behaviour
Amethyst Walk Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Applecroft Road Vehicle crime Under investigation
Ashcombe Anti-social behaviour
Ashcombe Vehicle crime Under investigation
Ashley Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Athelstan Walk South Violence and sexual offences Action to be taken by another organisation
Athelstan Walk South Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Attimore Road Anti-social behaviour
Ayot Green Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Baldwins Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Barnard Green Anti-social behaviour
Barnard Green Public order Under investigation
Bassingburn Walk Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Beechfield Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Beechfield Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Beechfield Road Anti-social behaviour
Beechfield Road Anti-social behaviour
Bessemer Road Public order Under investigation
Bessemer Road Vehicle crime Under investigation
Birchall Wood Other theft Under investigation
Blythway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Bridge Road Anti-social behaviour
Broad Court Vehicle crime Unable to prosecute suspect
Brooms Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Buddcroft Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Burgundy Croft Drugs Under investigation
Burgundy Croft Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Burycroft Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
By The Mount Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Byfield Anti-social behaviour
Byfield Anti-social behaviour
Byfield Anti-social behaviour
Chequers Drugs Awaiting court outcome
Chequers Public order Awaiting court outcome
Chequers Public order Awaiting court outcome
Church Place Anti-social behaviour
Coneydale Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Corals Mead Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Corn Mead Theft from the person Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Cranborne Gardens Anti-social behaviour
Cranborne Gardens Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
Crossway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Cubitts Close Anti-social behaviour
Cubitts Close Anti-social behaviour
Daniells Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Downfields Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Duncan Close Burglary Under investigation
Duncan Close Burglary Under investigation
Duncan Close Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Duncan Close Possession of weapons Under investigation
Duncan Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Duncan Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Duncan Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Edgars Court Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Elderfield Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Elm Gardens Anti-social behaviour
Flexley Wood Anti-social behaviour
Flexley Wood Anti-social behaviour
Flexley Wood Anti-social behaviour
Fordwich Road Anti-social behaviour
Fordwich Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Forge Lane Anti-social behaviour
Fretherne Road Anti-social behaviour
Fretherne Road Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Fretherne Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Fretherne Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Fretherne Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Fretherne Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Furzefield Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Furzefield Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Gainswood Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Gainswood Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Garden Court Shoplifting Under investigation
Green End Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Green End Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Green Vale Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Haldens Anti-social behaviour
Haldens Public order Under investigation
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Anti-social behaviour
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Other theft Under investigation
Hall Barns Public order Under investigation
Hall Barns Shoplifting Unable to prosecute suspect
Hall Barns Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hardings Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Hardings Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Harwood Close Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Harwood Close Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Hawbush Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Hawbush Rise Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Haymeads Anti-social behaviour
Heay Fields Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Heronswood Place Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Heronswood Place Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Heronswood Place Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Heronswood Road Anti-social behaviour
Hitherway Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hitherway Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hitherway Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Holwell Road Other theft Under investigation
Home Meadow Anti-social behaviour
Home Meadow Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Honeymead Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Howardsgate Anti-social behaviour
Howardsgate Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Howardsgate Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Howardsgate Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Howardsgate Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Kilnfield Anti-social behaviour
Kilnfield Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Knella Green Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Knella Green Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Knella Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Lanefield Walk Anti-social behaviour
Leonard'S Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Ley Walk Anti-social behaviour
Leysdown Anti-social behaviour
Lincoln Close Public order Under investigation
Little Hardings Anti-social behaviour
Little Mundells Drugs Offender given a drugs possession warning
Lockleys Drive Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Longcroft Gardens Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Longcroft Gardens Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Longcroft Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Longlands Road Drugs Under investigation
Longlands Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Longmore Gardens Drugs Under investigation
Longmore Gardens Possession of weapons Under investigation
Lynmouth Road Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Lynmouth Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Maidensfield Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Maidensfield Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Margery Wood Anti-social behaviour
Marsden Road Anti-social behaviour
Martinfield Burglary Under investigation
Mill Green Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Mill Green Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Millfield Other crime Unable to prosecute suspect
Mitchell Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Moors Walk Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Moors Walk Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Moors Walk Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Moors Walk Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Moss Green Anti-social behaviour
Moss Green Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Mundells Drugs Under investigation
New Wood Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Node Way Gardens Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Node Way Gardens Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Nursery Hill Anti-social behaviour
Nursery Hill Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Nutfield Criminal damage and arson Offender given a caution
Nutfield Other crime Action to be taken by another organisation
Oaktree Garth Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Old Forge Close Vehicle crime Under investigation
Parking Area Anti-social behaviour
Parking Area Anti-social behaviour
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Burglary Under investigation
Parking Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Parking Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Parking Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Parking Area Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Parking Area Public order Offender sent to prison
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Peartree Close Public order Offender given a caution
Peartree Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Peartree Court Anti-social behaviour
Peartree Court Anti-social behaviour
Pedestrian Subway Anti-social behaviour
Pedestrian Subway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Pedestrian Subway Other theft Under investigation
Pedestrian Subway Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Pedestrian Subway Shoplifting Under investigation
Pedestrian Subway Shoplifting Under investigation
Pedestrian Subway Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Pedestrian Subway Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Pedestrian Subway Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Petrol Station Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Petrol Station Other theft Under investigation
Petrol Station Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Shoplifting Under investigation
Petrol Station Burglary Under investigation
Pine Crest Violence and sexual offences Action to be taken by another organisation
Police Station Anti-social behaviour
Police Station Anti-social behaviour
Police Station Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Police Station Other crime Under investigation
Police Station Other crime Under investigation
Ravenfield Road Anti-social behaviour
Regent Close Anti-social behaviour
Regent Close Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Regent Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Rollswood Road Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Rooks Hill Anti-social behaviour
Rooks Hill Vehicle crime Under investigation
Rooks Hill Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Rooks Hill Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Rosemoor Close Anti-social behaviour
Roundwood Drive Burglary Under investigation
Rowans Vehicle crime Under investigation
Russellcroft Road Anti-social behaviour
Russellcroft Road Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Salisbury Road Public order Under investigation
Sandpit Road Anti-social behaviour
Sandpit Road Anti-social behaviour
Sandpit Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sandpit Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sandpit Road Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
Scholars Mews Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Scholars Mews Other theft Under investigation
Sewells Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sewells Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sewells Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sherrardspark Road Burglary Under investigation
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Anti-social behaviour
Shopping Area Bicycle theft Under investigation
Shopping Area Bicycle theft Under investigation
Shopping Area Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Burglary Under investigation
Shopping Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Shopping Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Shopping Area Drugs Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Under investigation
Shopping Area Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shopping Area Theft from the person Under investigation
Shopping Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Shortlands Green Anti-social behaviour
Shortlands Green Anti-social behaviour
Shortlands Green Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Shortlands Green Public order Under investigation
Shortlands Green Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Anti-social behaviour
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sports/Recreation Area Anti-social behaviour
St Marys Close Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stanborough Close Other theft Under investigation
Stanborough Green Anti-social behaviour
Stanborough Green Anti-social behaviour
Stanborough Green Anti-social behaviour
Stanborough Green Bicycle theft Under investigation
Stanborough Green Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stanborough Green Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stanborough Green Burglary Under investigation
Stanborough Green Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Stanborough Lane Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stanborough Lane Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Station Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Stonehills Anti-social behaviour
Stonehills Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Stonehills Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Stonehills Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Stonehills Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Stonehills Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Strawplaiters Close Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Public order Under investigation
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Offender fined
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Awaiting court outcome
Supermarket Shoplifting Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Supermarket Other crime Under investigation
Supermarket Other crime Under investigation
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Supermarket Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Public order Under investigation
Supermarket Public order Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Under investigation
Supermarket Theft from the person Under investigation
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Swanhill Other crime Awaiting court outcome
The Beeches Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Firs Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
The Meadow Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Orchard Other theft Under investigation
The Orchard Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Reeds Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Spinney Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Tudor Road Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Upperfield Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Walden Road Bicycle theft Under investigation
Watchmead Anti-social behaviour
Watchmead Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Welwyn Hall Gardens Anti-social behaviour
Wheatley Close Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
White Hill Anti-social behaviour
White Hill Vehicle crime Under investigation
Widford Road Other theft Under investigation
Wilga Road Public order Under investigation
Wolvescroft Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Woodfield Road Public order Under investigation
Woodfield Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Woodfield Road Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Woodfield Road Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Woodfield Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Woodhall Court Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Woodside Road Anti-social behaviour
Woodside Road Other theft Under investigation