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Leiston Police Local Neighbourhood

Welcome to the Leiston Safer Neighbourhood page. This section contains useful information about your neighbourhood.

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Map of the Leiston Policing Area

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

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Towns and Villages within the Leiston Neighbourhood

The Leiston is policed by the Suffolk Constabulary and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Leiston
Name Type County
Aldeburgh Town Suffolk
Aldringham Village Suffolk
Badingham Village Suffolk
Benhall Green Village Suffolk
Brandeston Village Suffolk
Bruisyard Village Suffolk
Carlton Village Suffolk
Coldfair Green Village Suffolk
Cransford Village Suffolk
Cretingham Village Suffolk
Dennington Village Suffolk
Earl Soham Village Suffolk
Eastbridge Village Suffolk
Easton Village Suffolk
Farnham Village Suffolk
Framlingham Town Suffolk
Friston Village Suffolk
Great Glemham Village Suffolk
Gromford Village Suffolk
Hacheston Village Suffolk
Kelsale Village Suffolk
Kettleburgh Village Suffolk
Leiston Town Suffolk
Little Glemham Village Suffolk
Marlesford Village Suffolk
Middleton Village Suffolk
Parham Village Suffolk
Rendham Village Suffolk
Saxmundham Town Suffolk
Saxtead Green Village Suffolk
Sizewell Village Suffolk
Snape Village Suffolk
Sternfield Village Suffolk
Stratford St Andrew Village Suffolk
Sweffling Village Suffolk
Thorpeness Village Suffolk
Wickham Market Town Suffolk

Worst Locations for Crime within the Leiston neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leiston neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Church Street13
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near North Entrance5
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Park End4
FramlinghamtownSuffolkOn or near Crown And Anchor Lane3
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Mayflower Avenue3

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leiston neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Milton Close5
LeistontownSuffolkOn or near Sizewell Road5
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Church Street4
LeistontownSuffolkOn or near Seaward Avenue4
LeistontownSuffolkOn or near Parking Area4

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Leiston neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Church Street4
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Fisher Close4
Coldfair GreenvillageSuffolkOn or near Hillcrest3
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Sports/Recreation Area3
SaxmundhamtownSuffolkOn or near Millfield Close3

Police Officer Information for Leiston

NameRankBio
Simon Green PC

Community Engagement Officer

Mark Beresford Sgt

Supervises the 3 Safer Neighbourhood Teams in the Halesworth locality

Neighbourhood Priorities for Leiston

IssueActionDates

Mental health and vulnerable people, including individuals excluded from mainstream society

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Anti-social behaviour and crime reduction, including working with other licensing agencies and local businesses

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Domestic violence

Issue dated: 30/11/-0001

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Street Crime Within Leiston

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
Albion Street Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Aldeburgh Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Alma Place Anti-social behaviour
Alma Place Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
B1116 Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
B1119 Anti-social behaviour
Bell Close Public order Under investigation
Bell Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Carr Avenue Anti-social behaviour
Central Road Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Chapel Road Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Road Other theft Under investigation
Church Street Drugs Offender given a caution
Church Street Drugs Offender given a drugs possession warning
Church Street Other theft Under investigation
Church Street Possession of weapons Offender given a caution
Church Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Church Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Church Street Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Church Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Church Street Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Church Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Church Street Shoplifting Under investigation
Church Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Church Street Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Church View Anti-social behaviour
Crescent Road Anti-social behaviour
Crespigny Road Other theft Under investigation
Crown And Anchor Lane Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Crown And Anchor Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Crown And Anchor Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
De Vere Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Doughty Wylie Crescent Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Farrow Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Framsden Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Framsden Road Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Framsden Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Garrett Close Burglary Under investigation
Grimsey Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Harling Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Haven Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Haven Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Haven Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Heath View Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hillcrest Other crime Under investigation
Holdens Meadow Anti-social behaviour
Hollow Lane Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Howard Close Anti-social behaviour
Keats Close Violence and sexual offences Action to be taken by another organisation
Kettleburgh Road Drugs Offender given a drugs possession warning
Lambert Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Lambert Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Lambsale Meadow Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Larcoms Lawne Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Lincoln Avenue Drugs Under investigation
Little Green Burglary Under investigation
Long Row Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Mayflower Avenue Anti-social behaviour
Mayflower Avenue Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Mayflower Avenue Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Meadow Walk Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
New Road Other theft Under investigation
North Entrance Anti-social behaviour
North Entrance Burglary Under investigation
North Entrance Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
North Entrance Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
North Entrance Public order Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Pageant Place Anti-social behaviour
Park End Drugs Offender given a drugs possession warning
Park End Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Park End Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Park End Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Park/Open Space Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Parking Area Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Parking Area Anti-social behaviour
Parking Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Paxton Chadwick Close Other theft Under investigation
Petrol Station Other theft Under investigation
Petrol Station Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Petrol Station Other crime Awaiting court outcome
Platers Walk Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Platers Walk Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Police Station Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Police Station Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Quakers Way Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Red House Lane Public order Under investigation
Red House Lane Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
Roberts Road Other theft Under investigation
Rookery Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Seaman Avenue Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sizewell Road Anti-social behaviour
South Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
South Close Violence and sexual offences Local resolution
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sports/Recreation Area Anti-social behaviour
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Station Approach Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Station Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Station Road Possession of weapons Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Street Farm Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Swainston Way Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Swainston Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sycamore Close Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Sylvester Road Anti-social behaviour
The Plantation Anti-social behaviour
The Street Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Victoria Mill Road Burglary Under investigation