If you’re a resident in Herefordshire, this is where you can find all the information that is relevant to the area you live in.
To find out where your nearest police station is and who your Safer Neighbourhood Team is, visit the West Mercia Police website
The PCC has Community Ambassadors who represent him within West Mercia. These individuals act as the ‘eyes and ears’ for John and ensure community concerns and issues are fed back and dealt with accordingly.
Anyone can contact their local Ambassador to bring issues around crime, safety or policing to the Commissioner’s attention.
There is currently not an Ambassador for Herefordshire. However, should you like to talk to someone about this area, please contact Lizi Platts in the PCC’s office on 01905 331 667 or [email protected]
Making a difference in Herefordshire
If you want to work with your neighbours in reducing crime and anti-social behaviour in your neighbourhood, you can find out where your local Neighbourhood Watch group is based.
If you’re looking to get involved in sports and activities in your area, the Sports Partnership for Herefordshire and Worcestershire aims to create more active and healthier counties. You can find out more about what they do, and what you can take part in.
Community Safety Partnership
The CSP for Herefordshire consists of: Herefordshire Council; Clinical Commissioning Group; West Mercia Police; Hereford and Worcester Fire and Rescue Service; Warwickshire and West Mercia Community Rehabilitation Company; National Probation Service; and West Mercia Youth Offending Service.
The chairs of the safeguarding boards (both adults and children), the chair of the Health and Wellbeing Board and a representative from the Police and Crime Commissioner are also invited to attend meetings.
You can view more information about the CSP.
Community Speed Watch
If you want to play an active role in reducing speeding within your community, contact the Safer Roads Partnership for West Mercia via email to find out how you can help. Find out more at the West Mercia Police website
The local policing teams include local CID investigations, response teams and Safer Neighbourhood Teams. Your local Safer Neighbourhood Team is your first point of call to raise issues in your community.
Policing in Herefordshire is led by Superintendent Sue Thomas. The local policing teams work hard to ensure it remains a low crime area and a safe place to live, work and visit.
Find out more about what is happening in your area: Click here to enter your postcode and find out.