Chessington, Hook and Malden Rushett are covered by three safer neighbourhood teams made up of Sergeants, PCs and PCSOs put in place to connect to the community. They have recently signed a deal to open a police office in an empty shop in Hook Parade. It won't have a front counter open to the public but residents will be able to make an appointment to see an officer.
The Chessington North team is led by Sgt David Boyle, backed up by PC Roger Pearson, PC Adam Challenor, PCSO Kristopher Williams and PCSO Ross Bandy. Their top priorities are tackling burglary, antisocial behaviour on the roads and licensing, according to their latest newsletter.Their next event is a drop-in surgery at the Hook Centre on August 14 from 4pm to 5pm. To contact them call 020 8721 2001 or 07843 291147.
Sgt Jon Truelove leads the Chessington South team with the help of PC Gary Leney, PC Andrew Elton, PCSO Ramanjit Randhawa, PCSO Alex Gardam and PCSO Ian Oliver.
Burglary on the Leatherhead Road corridors, motor vehicle crime and licensing and young people drinking are their priorities, as selected by the public.
A street briefing for the residents of Woodview in Malden Rushett on August 17 from 6pm to 7pm is their next event. To contact them call 020 8721 2001 or 07843 291147.
TOLWORTH + HOOK RISE
The Tolworth team covers Hook Rise which includes the Ace of Spades roundabout, the Crofts and the Hook business park. Sgt Alex Shaw, whose former roles include directing the 999 response cars from Kingston, is the new sergeant of the team. PC James Lee, PC Joao Da Costa, PCSO Christine Maguire, PCSO Michael Andrews and PCSO Daniel Swan make up the team. Thefts from vehicles, bogus callers and burglaries are their top priorities. To contact them 0208 721 2045 or 07843 291125.
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1:51pm Thursday 19th May 2011