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Pershore Rural South and Rural North Police Local Neighbourhood

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Map of the Pershore Rural South and Rural North 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 Pershore Rural South and Rural North Neighbourhood

The Pershore Rural South and Rural North is policed by the West Mercia Police and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Pershore Rural South and Rural North
Name Type County
Ashton under Hill Village Worcestershire
Aston Somerville Village Worcestershire
Beckford Village Worcestershire
Besford Village Worcestershire
Birlingham Village Worcestershire
Bredon Village Worcestershire
Bredon's Norton Village Worcestershire
Broughton Hackett Village Worcestershire
Conderton Village Worcestershire
Defford Village Worcestershire
Drakes Broughton Village Worcestershire
Eckington Village Worcestershire
Elmley Castle Village Worcestershire
Flyford Flavell Village Worcestershire
Grafton Flyford Village Worcestershire
Great Comberton Village Worcestershire
Hatfield Village Worcestershire
Hinton on the Green Village Worcestershire
Kemerton Village Worcestershire
Kington Village Worcestershire
Kinsham Village Worcestershire
Little Beckford Village Worcestershire
Little Comberton Village Worcestershire
Littleworth Village Worcestershire
Lower Westmancote Village Worcestershire
Naunton Beauchamp Village Worcestershire
North Piddle Other Settlement Worcestershire
Norton Village Worcestershire
Overbury Village Worcestershire
Peopleton Village Worcestershire
Sedgeberrow Village Worcestershire
Sneachill Village Worcestershire
Spetchley Other Settlement Worcestershire
Stoulton Village Worcestershire
Tewkesbury Town Worcestershire,Gloucestershire
Upper Strensham Village Worcestershire
Upton Snodsbury Village Worcestershire
Wadborough Village Worcestershire
Westmancote Village Worcestershire
White Ladies Aston Village Worcestershire
Whittington Village Worcestershire
Windmill Hill Village Worcestershire
Worcester City Worcestershire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Pershore Rural South and Rural North neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Pershore Rural South and Rural North neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
KemertonvillageWorcestershireOn or near Job'S Lane3
Drakes BroughtonvillageWorcestershireOn or near Bettle Close3

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Pershore Rural South and Rural North neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Pershore Rural South and Rural North neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
SedgeberrowvillageWorcestershireOn or near Millfield4
Hinton on the GreenvillageWorcestershireOn or near St Peter'S Close3
Flyford FlavellvillageWorcestershireOn or near Old Hill2

Police Officer Information for Pershore Rural South and Rural North

NameRankBio
Tanya Beckett Inspector
Sarah Kent Sergeant

I have been employed by West Mercia Police since 1995 serving 7 years as a Police Officer and then moving into the role of Sergeant in 2001

I have worked in Worcester as a Patrol Constable and Sergeant and also spent some time as a Custody Sergeant. For eight years I was posted to Tenbury Wells where I was responsible for both Patrol Officers and the Safer Neighbourhood Team covering Tenbury and the Team Valley. In July 2013 I became a Safer Neighbourhood Sergeant in Wychavon where I have teams in both Pershore and Droitwich.

Julie Pardoe Police Community Support Officer

Julie joined West Mercia Police in November 2006 and worked on Evesham Rural North area for seven years. This area included the villages of Offenham, Cleeve Prior, The Littletons, Bretforton, Pebworth and Honeybourne. In September 2013, she was transferred to Pershore and is now part of the Safer Neighbourhood Team that covers Pershore Rural North and South. The area covers from the south east edge of Worcester down to the Gloucestershire border in the south and incorporates numerous villages including Whittington, The Flyfords, Peopleton, Drakes Broughton, Eckington, Bredon, Ashton under Hill, Sedgeberrow and surrounding areas.                                                                      

Jenny Humphries Police Community Support Officer

I have been a PCSO for over 12 years, having applied at 18yrs straight from college after studying public services. I have worked in Worcester for the majority of my career however, I have spent the last couple of years working in my new position as a Safer School PCSO, covering Wychavon educational establishments. This involves delivering key safety messages in schools, after school activity associations and supporting SNT in the delivery of the young cadet programme.

My passion is in crime prevention, engaging with young people, specialising in the #becybersmart campaign.

Neighbourhood Priorities for Pershore Rural South and Rural North

IssueActionDates

Residents from our rural community are concerned about an increase in the theft of Quads and All Terrain Vehicles.

 

May 2018

The local team have increased high visibility patrols in rural locations conducting police checks on any suspicious persons and vehicles.

Thefts communicated to public via Community Messaging Service (CMS) to show any reoccurring themes so public can better protect themselves.

Working with Partner agencies (NFU and National Intel Agency) to prevent and detect rural crimes.

This month a male was arrested for the theft of a trailer following an operation conducted by the SNT team to target this crime - Investigation ongoing.

 

July 2018

Safer Neighbourhood Team member attended the Sheep Sale at Honeybourne to promote security advice.  Other partner agencies were also present to promote their security options.

As a result of a continued operation by the SNT 8 people in total have been arrested for various theft related offences.  All the thefts were of farm vehicles and machinery.  Investigations are still ongoing.

Issue dated: 01/06/2018

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

An issue of speeding through Overbury and Conderton has been raised to the Local Policing team.

SNT to implement visible speed checks and issue traffic tickets where appropriate.

Parish Council to contact Highways and Safer Road Partnership

 

Update :  Speed monitoring by PCSO's has highlighted that cars are speeding.  Parish Council have been advised to contact Highways to assess road signage.

Update 23/1/18: A recent speed survey has not found any dramatic variants but the situation still remains under review and further consultation with Highways is due to take place.

April - May 2018 - Speed checks conducted by local team.

 

 

Issue dated: 14/06/2016

Action dated: 16/07/2016

Increase in rural house burglaries in Bredon and throughout the Safer Neighbourhood Team area.

Over the last six months Pershore Rural Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) have seen a marked reduction in house burglaries however as the nights draw in the area becomes more susceptible to burglaries in the late afternoons/early evenings .

Articles highlighting security advice to be placed in all the village magazines and social media.

The Safer Neighbourhood Team has continued to provide high visibility patrols conducting stop checks on suspicious persons or vehicles; speed checks have also been completed on the main arterial routes acting as an additional deterrent to offenders travelling to through our area. 

Safer Neighbourhood Team will continue with attending PACT surgeries to talk to residents and offer reassurance and hand out security advice.

Safer Neighbourhood Team have continued with targetted patrols in all areas. 

 

 

February 2016

High visibility and covert patrols have continued throughout the area. 

October 2016

The SNT team saw a reduction in burglaries over the Summer months but have reinstated the 'LIGHT UP CAMPAIGN' in Bredon and Norton advising residents to keep a light on to make it look like someone is at home.

August 2017

The SNT have handed out Crime Prevention packs at surgeries at St Peter's Garden Centre.

September 2017

Security advice articles have been sent out to all village magazines.

October 2017

Patrols have continued through day and night, there have been 8 burglaries in Bredon and Westmancote.  The Team strongly advise keeping a light on in vacant properties.

November 2017

Patrols have continued through the day and night, several burglaries at Sedgeberrow, Ashton-Under-Hill & Norton areas.

December 2017

A further 3 burglaries have occured in Bredon, Ashton-Under-Hill & Kington.  Patrols are ongoing.

January 2018

So far this month a further 3 burglaries have occured in Bredon, Peopleton and Drakes Broughton.  Whilst the nights are starting to drawer out we still urge residents to leave a light on and ensure all doors and windows are locked and that any security systems are working correctly.

February - March 2018

During this period 6 burglaires have occured. Patrols are ongoing.

April - May 2018

Team have been conducting visits to 6 victims of burglary and are also communicating the need to close doors and windows during the Summer months.

 

Issue dated: 01/11/2015

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Street Crime Within Pershore Rural South and Rural North

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
A422 Anti-social behaviour
A422 Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
A422 Other theft Under investigation
A46 Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
B4084 Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Berkeley Close Drugs Under investigation
Bettle Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Bettle Close Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Bettle Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Boon Street Other crime Awaiting court outcome
Bredon Lodge Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Brickyard Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Brookfield Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Church Street Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Churchill Road Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Churchill Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Cornmill Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Crashmore Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Croome Close Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Dunkirk Drive Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Elm Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Evesham Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Greenfields Close Anti-social behaviour
Hawthorne Close Anti-social behaviour
Hill View Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Job'S Lane Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Job'S Lane Other theft Under investigation
Job'S Lane Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Keren Drive Anti-social behaviour
Magnolia Close Anti-social behaviour
Motorway Service Area Anti-social behaviour
Motorway Service Area Drugs Under investigation
Motorway Service Area Theft from the person Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Old Glebe Pastures Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Old Glebe Pastures Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Old Hall Close Burglary Under investigation
Orchard Grove Anti-social behaviour
Petrol Station Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Queensmead Anti-social behaviour
Ramillies Drive Anti-social behaviour
Regiment Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sports/Recreation Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
St James Close Anti-social behaviour
Station Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Station Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sweden Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Swinesherd Way Criminal damage and arson Offender given a caution
Swinesherd Way Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Avenue Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Toulouse Drive Criminal damage and arson Awaiting court outcome
Watery Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Whittington Road Drugs Under investigation
Windmill Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Woodbury Park Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Woodleigh Anti-social behaviour
Woodleigh Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Worcester Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation