“This morning police from Coleshill have engaged in a productive meeting with the local councillor and youth workers, to discuss on going issues in Arley and the surrounding areas, the aim being, to try and formulate ideas to make the community a safer and nicer place to live. #neighbourhoodpolicingweek” via Atherstone & Coleshill Police
After the 18th January meeting, Cllr Jodie Gosling (Arley & Whitacre) thanked the officers and youth workers on her Councillor Facebook page. Jodie explained that the session involved “great positive ideas to work forward with”.
North Warwickshire Police joined other forces across the county in as part of the national Neighbourhood Policing Week of Action.
“The role of neighbourhood policing teams includes:
- Engaging communities – being active in the community, being informative and engaging with local people.
- Solving problems – using structured problem-solving to deal with local priorities in partnership with communities
- Targeting activity – making sure police activity is in the right areas to prevent crime, ensure early intervention, engage with communities and solve problems.” – Warwickshire Police