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Street name Crime type

Police station and neighbourhood policing team

Neighbourhood police station

Bitterne
Bitterne
30 Bitterne Road, Southampton
SO19 7NN

Opening Hours:
Mon: Closed
Tue: 0900 - 1400 & 1500 - 1800
Wed: 0900 - 1400 & 1500 - 1800
Thu: 0900 - 1400 & 1500 - 1800
Fri: 0900 - 1400 & 1500 - 1800
Sat: 0900 - 1400 & 1500 - 1700
Sun: Closed

  • Telephone: 101
  • Email: Southampton.east.police@hampshire.pnn.police.uk

Peartree and Woolston neighbourhood policing team

Sgt Jo Holmes

I am currently the Neighbourhood Policing Sergeant for Peartree and Woolston. I have 24 years policing experience, and have been working in the Bitterne area since May 2013.
The Peartree & Woolston neighbourhood comprises of the areas of Weston, Woolston, Peartree & Merryoak and Bitterne Precinct
Local policing is provided by a dedicated team, consisting of one sergeant, 6 constables and 4 PCSOs.
As a team our aim is to target crime and reduce anti-social behaviour problems as well as providing highly visible policing to suit the needs of our community.
We hold regular PACT meetings, beats surgeries and other engagement activity. Details of which can be found on the Hampshire Constabulary website
The team can be contacted on 101 or by e-mail Southampton.East.Police@hampshire.pnn.police.uk.

PC Claire Chivers

I am one of the Neighbourhood Policing Constables for Woolston. I have 10 years policing experience, and for the last 6 years I have been the Beat Officer for Weston and the Engagement Officer for Woolston and Weston. Both beats have now joined in line with the council wards. Our aims as The Woolston Neighbourhood Policing Team are to target crime and reduce anti-social behaviour (ASB) as well as being highly visible. For the last year and a half I have been working closely with partner agencies to help reduce ASB related incidents in the new development, Centenary Quay, Woolston. We have seen some positive reductions in ASB in that area and will be continuing the hardwork with my colleague PCSO Pauline Granaghan. I am also responsible for co-ordinating our Community Speedwatch.

PC Sarah Humphries

I am one of the Neighbourhood Policing Team Officers for the area and am responsible for the new Peartree Ward. I have been a member of Hampshire Constabulary since 2005 when I volunteered as a Special Constable. I joined Hampshire as a Police Constable in 2007 working in the north of the county before moving down to Bitterne in 2010. Since then I have been the local beat officer for Sholing, Peartree and Merryoak. My team and I aim to reduce crime and anti social behaviour by providing highly visible policing and engaging with our community. You can come along and meet us at our PACT meetings and beat surgeries where we discuss any concerns and issues in the area and look to resolve them. If you have any questions, wish to report anything that is not urgent or want to come along to our beat surgeries contact us on 101 or by email Woolston.snt@hampshire.pnn.police.uk. Or check our website www.hampshire.police.uk for more details.

PC Rory Stuart

I am one of the Neighbourhood Policing Constables for Woolston ward. I have 9 years policing experience, and have been working in the Bitterne area since 2009. The Woolston neighbourhood comprises of the areas of Weston and Woolston. As a team our aim is to target crime and reduce anti-social behaviour problems as well as providing highly visible policing to suit the needs of our community. We hold regular PACT meetings, beats surgeries and other engagement activity. Details of which can be found on the Hampshire Constabulary website the team can be contacted on 101 or by e-mail Woolston.snt@hampshire.pnn.police.uk.

PC Gemma Cooper

I am one of the new Neighbourhood Policing Team Police Officers for the area and will be responsible for the new Peartree Ward. I have been a member of Hampshire Constabulary since December 2008, working in a number of roles covering Police Staff, Special Constabulary and Police Officer in different geographical areas. I am very excited to have the opportunity to have an engagement role, whereby I can meet the communities I serve and hopefully make a positive difference. I aim to achieve this by helping to alleviate and stop the issues most affecting the residents of Peartree Ward. In addition to this I will be taking on the project of Bitterne Precinct and Shop Watch, along with PCSO Keira HOWARD in partnership with local businesses and authorities, between us we hope to make the precinct a more welcoming place to visit. I really do think I have the best job in the world and am very passionate about making a difference to your quality of life, from dealing with burglaries to stamping out anti social behaviour. When you see me out and about please do not be shy, come and say hi! I hope to meet you all very soon!

PC Sarah Brazier

I am currently the Neighbourhood Policing Officer for Peartree and Merryoak. I was a PCSO for over four years based in Winchester and have been a Police Officer for four years in Bitterne and Southampton. I look forward to working within my community, tackling crime, reducing anti-social behaviour and providing a highly visible presence to meet the needs of the residents of Bitterne.

PCSO Alex Thurston
No additional details are available for this team member. Please contact Hampshire Constabulary to request that they add this information.
PCSO Keira Howard

Hello my name is PCSO Keira Howard and I will be based at Bitterne station covering the Peartree & Merryoak beat. I am very excited about starting out as a PCSO, and I am enthusiastic about playing an active role in the community. With your help, I hope to be able to recognise and overcome the local issues faced, concurrently making your neighbourhood a safer place. If you see me, please stop to say hello, I would love to meet you and have a chat.

PCSO Laura Brown
No additional details are available for this team member. Please contact Hampshire Constabulary to request that they add this information.
PCSO Catherine Messenger

I am your local PCSO for the Peartree & Merryoak Ward. I currently work within the local community in Bitterne. My aim is to help address local policing issues in your area. I am interested in developing community projects and schemes to help improve the local area and bring a more open community spirit.

PCSO Pauline Granaghan

I am PCSO Pauline Granaghan, I have 8 years policing experience and have remained as the local PCSO for Woolston throughout my career. The previously separate Woolston and Weston beats, have now joined in line with the council wards to create the new Woolston beat. As a team our aim is to target crime and reduce anti-social behaviour problems as well as providing highly visible policing to suit the needs of our community. For the last year and a half I have been working closely with partner agencies to help reduce ASB related incidents in the new development, Centenary Quay, Woolston. We have seen some positive reductions in ASB in that area and will be continuing the hard work. We hold regular PACT meetings, beats surgeries and other engagement activity. Details of which can be found on the Hampshire Constabulary website The team can be contacted on 101 or by e-mail Woolston.snt@hampshire.pnn.police.uk.

About this neighbourhood

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The Peartree and Woolston Neighbourhood Policing Team covers the areas of Peartree & Merryoak, Bitterne Precinct, Weston and Woolston.

PACT meetings are held every 3 months for both Peartree and Woolston to set community priorities and discuss local issues. As a team we will also be holding regular Beat Surgeries, including in the Precinct on Market Days. Details of all meeting will be posted on our Neighbourhood page.

Our current priorities were set at our recent PACT meetings and we will be working hard to address these issues and any other local issues that are of concern to local residents. Updates will be added on this page.

If you need to speak a local Peartree & Woolston NPT officer then please contact us by calling Hampshire Constabulary on 101 or emailing us at Southampton.East.Police@hampshire.pnn.police.uk.
(Please note this should not be used for reporting crime as it is not monitored 24/7.)

If you need to report a crime or other incident please call Hampshire Constabulary on 101.

The force responsible for policing and crime prevention in this area is Hampshire Constabulary.

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