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Ellesmere Town and Rural Police Local Neighbourhood

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Map of the Ellesmere Town and Rural Policing Area

Yellow markers represent Police Forces and the red markers represent neighbourhoods within West Mercia Police.

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Towns and Villages within the Ellesmere Town and Rural Neighbourhood

The Ellesmere Town and Rural is policed by the West Mercia Police and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Ellesmere Town and Rural
Name Type County
Baschurch Village Shropshire
Cockshutt Village Shropshire
Dudleston Heath Village Shropshire
Ellesmere Town Shropshire
Elson Village Shropshire
Lyneal Village Shropshire
Merrington Other Settlement Shropshire
Perthy Village Shropshire
Petton Village Shropshire
Ruyton-XI-Towns Village Shropshire
Tetchill Village Shropshire
Walford Heath Village Shropshire
Welshampton Village Shropshire
Weston Lullingfields Village Shropshire
Westoncommon Village Shropshire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Ellesmere Town and Rural neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Ellesmere Town and Rural neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Canal Way5
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Talbot Street3
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Supermarket3
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Oak Drive3

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Ellesmere Town and Rural neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Canal Way6
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Scotland Street4
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Talbot Street4
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Supermarket3
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Laurels Close3

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Ellesmere Town and Rural neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Watergate Street3
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Brownlow Court2
EllesmeretownShropshireOn or near Canal Way2
BaschurchvillageShropshireOn or near Prescott Court2

Police Officer Information for Ellesmere Town and Rural

NameRankBio
Tracy Ryan Inspector

I have 15 years Police service undertaking a number of jobs such as patrol, SNT, training and custody.  I have been a Safer Neighbourhood Team Inspector since October 2017.

I have a real passion for ensuring that my team work effectively to address vulnerability,  tackle crime and anti-social behaviour and bring offenders to justice.  We target those doing the most harm within our communities.

North Shropshire and Oswestry are safe places to live and work and along with partners and the community my team are there to ensure this remains the case. 

Claire Greenaway Sergeant Claire joined in 1998 and was posted to Telford where she completed a number of roles before being promoted in 2006 when she moved to Shrewsbury, first working on response (24/7 policing) then in 2008 she moved to Local Policing / Response with Shrewsbury Town Centre unit and remained there until 2013 when she moved to the Safer Neighbourhood Team in North Shropshire to Police Wem, Whitchurch and Market Drayton.

Claire has a wealth of knowledge from her years in policing and is happy to hear from any members of her community that have concerns or issues they wish to discuss.
Paul Crump Police Constable

I am PC 2033 Paul Crump, and I am the Safer Neighbourhood Officer for the Ellesmere and Ellesmere Rural area.  I have held this Role for the last 10 years.  I work with two PCSOs, Tracey Walker and Kerry Hogg

Kerry Hogg Police Community Support Officer

I am PCSO 2240305 Kerry Hogg and I am a Safer Neighbourhood Police Community Support Officer for Ellesmere and Ellesmere Rural Area. I work for PC 2033 Paul Crump and with PCSO 226362 Tracey Walker.

Tracey Walker Police Community Support Officer

I am PCSO Tracey Walker and I am a Safer Neighbourhood Officer for Ellesmere and Ellesmere Rural Area. I work for PC Paul Crump 2033 and with PCSO Kerry Hogg.

Neighbourhood Priorities for Ellesmere Town and Rural

IssueActionDates

Reports of both speeding and anti-social behaviour.

SNT continues to monitor the raised concerns.

Speed reassurance /enforcement continues: SNT carries out speed enforcement, stop checks including educating offenders in the area.

The SNT is also taking positive action with anybody who decides to undertake anti social behaviour. The appropriate action may potentially include criminal behaviour orders being issued, by the courts.

Issue dated: 06/05/2019

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Speeding on Elson Road in Ellesmere and Walford Heath.

The speeding priority was actioned by weekly speed reassurance /enforcement: SNT carried out speed enforcement, stop checks including educating offenders.

Issue dated: 02/10/2018

Action dated: 02/01/2019

The Old Building near Tescos on Wharf Road is currently a focal area of youth anti social behaviour and drug use.

Once those involved have been identified, appropriate action will be taken.

In the case of youth ASB the action is likely to include dispatch of ASB letters. In the case of more serious issues, the action taken will depend on the nature of the behaviour.

Issue dated: 16/12/2018

Action dated: 17/03/2019

Street Crime Within Ellesmere Town and Rural

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
A528 Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Agnes Hunt Close Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Agnes Hunt Close Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
B5067 Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Brow Lane Public order Under investigation
Canal Way Anti-social behaviour
Canal Way Anti-social behaviour
Canal Way Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Canal Way Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Canal Way Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Further/Higher Educational Building Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
High Street Criminal damage and arson Offender given a caution
Hill Crescent Anti-social behaviour
Kaymaur Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Kings Road North Anti-social behaviour
Laurels Close Anti-social behaviour
Laurels Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Market Street Anti-social behaviour
Oak Drive Drugs Under investigation
Oak Drive Drugs Under investigation
Oak Drive Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Oswestry Road Anti-social behaviour
Oswestry Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Parking Area Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Petrol Station Other theft Under investigation
Prescott Court Anti-social behaviour
Scotland Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
St John'S Close Anti-social behaviour
St John'S Close Anti-social behaviour
St John'S Hill Anti-social behaviour
Station Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Station Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Station Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Station Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Talbot Street Anti-social behaviour
Talbot Street Anti-social behaviour
Talbot Street Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
The Paddocks Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
The Parklands Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
The Wheatlands Anti-social behaviour
The Wheatlands Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Watergate Street Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
Watergate Street Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
Wharf Road Anti-social behaviour