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Chase and Priory Police Local Neighbourhood

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Map of the Chase and Priory Policing Area

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Towns and Villages within the Chase and Priory Neighbourhood

The Chase and Priory is policed by the West Mercia Police and covers the following settlements.

Settlements located within Chase and Priory
Name Type County
Astwood Bank Village Warwickshire,Worcestershire
Bradley Green Village Worcestershire
Church Lench Village Worcestershire
Cladswell Village Worcestershire
Cookhill Village Worcestershire
Crowle Village Worcestershire
Crowle Green Village Worcestershire
Droitwich Spa Town Worcestershire
Hadzor Village Worcestershire
Hanbury Village Worcestershire
Himbleton Village Worcestershire
Holberrow Green Village Worcestershire
Inkberrow Village Worcestershire
New End Village Worcestershire
Radford Village Worcestershire
Rashwood Other Settlement Worcestershire
Rous Lench Village Worcestershire
Stock Green Village Worcestershire
Stoke Prior Village Worcestershire
Tibberton Village Worcestershire
Upton Warren Village Worcestershire
Wychbold Village Worcestershire

Worst Locations for Crime within the Chase and Priory neighbourhood

April

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Chase and Priory neighbourhood in April 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Gurneys Lane6
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Rickett'S Lane6
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Supermarket5
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Ombersley Street West5

March

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Chase and Priory neighbourhood in March 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Crowle GreenvillageWorcestershireOn or near Crowle Green11
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Supermarket10
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Supermarket8
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Theatre/Concert Hall8
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Worcester Road5

February

The Top 5 Worst Locations for Crime in the Chase and Priory neighbourhood in February 2019
Town Type County Location Number of Crimes Committed
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Supermarket9
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Ombersley Road9
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near Supermarket5
Droitwich SpatownWorcestershireOn or near High Street4

Police Officer Information for Chase and Priory

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.

Warren Edmunds Police Constable
Vicky Elliott Police Community Support Officer

I joined West Mercia as a PCSO in 2007 covering Wythall and Hollywood for just over six and a half years. In 2014 I was a Police Officer for Redditch and Bromsgrove area, before returning to the role of a PCSO.

I joined the Droitwich East and Rural Team in September 2015.

Aidan Goundry Police Community Support Officer

I am from Worcester and I studied Criminology at the University of Worcester, during which time I also ran an activity group for local children. I joined West Mercia Police in October of 2014 and following a brief posting to St Johns and Worcester City Centre I transferred across to join the Droitwich West and Rural West team. I look forward to getting involved with the local community and working with you all.

Neighbourhood Priorities for Chase and Priory

IssueActionDates

The Rural villages within the Droitwich Policing area has seen issues with Burglary Dwellings and theft of vehicles from these locations as well as Outbuilding and shed breaks reported which as resulted in thefts of Quad Bikes, Trailers and various machinery and equipment.

 

Friday 5th October 2018 - Patrols between 1800hrs and midnight. A449, Cutnall Green, Pershore Lane/Hindlip/Inkberrow/Astwood Bank/Crowle/Tibberton. Specifically targeting areas that have been victim to out building and shed breaks. A number of vehicles stopped but were in order.

Issue dated: 05/10/2018

Action dated: 30/11/-0001

Concerns raised about the use of drugs throughout Droitwich East, including Droitwich Town Centre and surrounding areas.

1st March 2017 - Positive stop search on 2 males who have been dealt with for possession of cannabis.

26th April 2017 - Male issued with a Cannabis warning at Worcester Rd, Wychbold after being stopped by Officers.

29th April 2017 - Male arrested in the early hours for a number of Traffic Offences and was also dealt with for possession of Cannabis.

24th - 28th April - Droitwich Tasking Team along with Droitwich SNT have been out on patch working on intelligence to target key locations believed to be used by drug users.

8th September 2017 - early morning drugs warrant executed in Wychbold - 3 people under investigation for being involved in the supply of Class A drugs

14th November 2017 - Early morning drugs warrant executed at a property on Shepherds Place - 2 under arrest for Possession with Intent to Supply Class A Drugs

17th November 2017 - 3 month Closure Order served on a property in Shepherds Place following the sucessful execution of a warrant for drugs.

22nd November 2017 -  Early Morning Drugs Warrant executed on Farriers Corner, 3 arrested for Possession with Intent to Supply Class A Drugs

24th November 2017 - Early Morning Drugs Warrant executed at a property on Woodmans Way, a variety of items seized from the address pending investigation.

22nd February 2018 - Stop check on a male in Farmers Green believed to have been involved in a 'drugs deal', search proved negative.

7th January 2018 - 20th March 2018 - Several calls received in regards to groups of unknown males/females smoking cannabis in communal areas of flats on the Westlands Estate. Numerous high visiblity patrols by members of SNT throughout the day/night, a number of people encountered but no drugs found. On going joint visits with Housing Officers and Police to properties believed to be used by potential 'offenders' and discussions in regards to breach of tenancy had. On going matter for SNT and Housing Groups.

12th March 2018 - Officers attended Salwarpe Church following a call for a suspicious vehicle - officers attended and there was no trace of any vehicles or people at the location

18th March 2018 - Call to Salwarpe Church following suspicious vehicle (occupants believed to be engaging is drug taking due to previous issues) - on officer arrival, vehicle was all in order, no evidence of drug use etc.

20th March 2018 - anonymous call in regards to a well known drug dependant male begging in the local supermarket, on arrival no complaints from members of the public, male was dispersed from the area.

20th March 2018 - Special Constables have been patrolling priority areas in Droitwich previously identified as area's of concern

28th March 2018 - warrants executed, one in Wye Close, one in Dovecote Road and one in Ombersley Road. Positive find which included mature plants and equipment used in the cultivation of cannabis. 2 persons arrested, investigation ongoing.

27th April 2018 - Targeted patrols of hotspot areas identified by members of the public as being used by those smoking cannabis. A number of people spoken to, but no evidence of drug use at the scenes.

9th May 2018 - Positive Stop Search and subsequent arrest of a male on Ombersley way, Droitwich. Male found in possession of Cannabis and other paraphinallia

28th September 2018 - Call to St Peter's Cricket Pitch of Groups of young people drinking and potentially smoking Cannabis. Officers attended, moved all young people on, details taken of some involved. No Cannabis found.

 

Issue dated: 01/03/2017

Action dated: 01/03/2017

Speeding throughout the 12 Parish Councils which are incorporated within the Droitwich East Area is something which is regularly raised as a priority.

The following villages are a current focus for members of the Droitwich East SNT:

Bradley Green, The Lenches, Inkberrow, Crowle and Hanbury

Officers will also be targeting specific locations within Droitwich Town itself, these will include, but not limited to:_

The Holloway, Tagwell Road, Primsland Way and Cockshute Hill

W/C 9th May 2016 - Officers conducted speed enforcement in the Lenches. 5 Speeding tickets issued and 8 drivers warned 

W/C 16th May 2016 - Officers conducted Speed enforcement in Bradley Green. 1 Speeding ticket issued and 4 drivers warned.

Issue dated: 01/05/2016

Action dated: 01/05/2016

Street Crime Within Chase and Priory

Last Update April.

LocationTypeOutcome
A38 Public order Awaiting court outcome
A38 Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
A422 Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Ab Lench Road Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Acre Lane Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Bourne Close Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Bredon Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Brooklyn Court Anti-social behaviour
Brooklyn Court Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Charles Dickens Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Chequers Lane Other theft Unable to prosecute suspect
Chequers Lane Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Close Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Lane Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Church Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Church Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Church Road Drugs Under investigation
Church Road Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Colman Road Anti-social behaviour
Colman Road Drugs Under investigation
Colman Road Drugs Offender given a drugs possession warning
Dog Lane Anti-social behaviour
Doverdale Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Doverdale Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Droitwich Police Station Public order Offender given community sentence
Earls Common Road Vehicle crime Under investigation
Evesham Road Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Falstaff Drive Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Falstaff Drive Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Ford Lane Anti-social behaviour
Ford Lane Anti-social behaviour
Ford Lane Public order Under investigation
Ford Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Friar Street Anti-social behaviour
Geneva Crescent Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Gurneys Lane Anti-social behaviour
Gurneys Lane Anti-social behaviour
Gurneys Lane Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
Gurneys Lane Drugs Under investigation
Gurneys Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Gurneys Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hampton Road Anti-social behaviour
Hanbury Croft Vehicle crime Under investigation
Hanbury Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Hanbury Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Hanbury Street Anti-social behaviour
Hawthorn Rise Burglary Under investigation
Hawthorn Rise Violence and sexual offences Investigation complete; no suspect identified
High Street Violence and sexual offences Awaiting court outcome
Impney Way Anti-social behaviour
Impney Way Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Impney Way Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Leigh Grove Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
Low Road Burglary Under investigation
Manor Close Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Marlbrook Lane Anti-social behaviour
Middle Road Anti-social behaviour
Middle Road Burglary Unable to prosecute suspect
Middle Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Morton Hall Lane Public order Under investigation
Newland Road Anti-social behaviour
Oakwood Park Anti-social behaviour
Oakwood Park Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Ombersley Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Ombersley Street East Anti-social behaviour
Ombersley Street West Anti-social behaviour
Ombersley Street West Anti-social behaviour
Ombersley Street West Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Ombersley Street West Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Ombersley Street West Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Orchard Grove Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Orchard Grove Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Orchard Grove Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Orchard Grove Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Orchard Grove Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Park/Open Space Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Park/Open Space Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Park/Open Space Burglary Under investigation
Petersfield Drive Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petersfield Drive Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Burglary Under investigation
Petrol Station Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Petrol Station Other theft Under investigation
Pilgrim Road Anti-social behaviour
Pilgrim Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Plough Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Primsland Fields Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Purshull Green Lane Burglary Under investigation
Queen Street Bicycle theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Queen Street Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Ramble Close Burglary Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Rickett'S Lane Anti-social behaviour
Rickett'S Lane Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Rickett'S Lane Criminal damage and arson Unable to prosecute suspect
Rickett'S Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Rickett'S Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Rickett'S Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Salt Way Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Saltway Anti-social behaviour
Saltway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
Sands Road Anti-social behaviour
Sands Road Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
School Lane Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
School Road Anti-social behaviour
School Road Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Shire Way Violence and sexual offences Offender sent to prison
Shopping Area Public order Unable to prosecute suspect
Shopping Area Shoplifting Awaiting court outcome
Sports/Recreation Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Sports/Recreation Area Criminal damage and arson Investigation complete; no suspect identified
St Andrew'S Street Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
St Nicholas Street Anti-social behaviour
St Nicholas Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
St Nicholas Street Violence and sexual offences Offender given a caution
St Nicholas Street Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
St Peter'S Walk Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
St Richards Close Other theft Investigation complete; no suspect identified
St Richards Road Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Steynors Close Other crime Under investigation
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
Supermarket Anti-social behaviour
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 Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Shoplifting Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Supermarket Violence and sexual offences Unable to prosecute suspect
Tagwell Close Anti-social behaviour
The Orchard Lea Anti-social behaviour
The Orchard Lea Anti-social behaviour
The Orchard Lea Anti-social behaviour
The Parklands Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Parklands Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Ridgeway Criminal damage and arson Under investigation
The Ridgeway Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
The Tuer Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Theatre/Concert Hall Anti-social behaviour
Theatre/Concert Hall Anti-social behaviour
Tower Hill Burglary Under investigation
Vines Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Vines Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Vines Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Vines Lane Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Walkmill Drive Vehicle crime Under investigation
Walkmill Drive Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Walkmill Drive Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Walkmill Drive Vehicle crime Investigation complete; no suspect identified
Weaver Close Anti-social behaviour
West Street Other theft Under investigation
Westcroft Street Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Winslow Avenue Anti-social behaviour
Winslow Avenue Violence and sexual offences Under investigation
Woodfield Road Anti-social behaviour
Woodfield Road Anti-social behaviour
Worcester Road Anti-social behaviour
Worcester Road Anti-social behaviour
Worcester Road Criminal damage and arson Awaiting court outcome