Oxford Central neighbourhood

Your neighbourhood

Local priorities

The following priorities have been identified by the community and the police:

  1. Drug dealing and use
    Areas of concern are City Centre, Grandpont near Abingdon Road and around the canal towpaths in Jericho and through to West Oxford.
  2. Anti-Social, drunken and rowdy behaviour
    Areas of concern City Centre and Walton Street related to the night time economy and Marlborough Road near to the river.
  3. Street scene (City Centre)
    Includes begging, unauthorised sale of the Big Issue, illegal street trading, and rough sleepers.
  4. Criminal Damage - Graffiti
    The team are working hard to apprehend those responsible for instances of graffiti and are educating the public on how to have graffiti removed from their property as quickly as possible.  

These are being dealt with by your neighbourhood policing team in partnership with residents and other agencies. Progress will be reported in the Neighbourhood updates.

Neighbourhood updates

Have Your Say meetings

Meet your local neighbourhood officers and have your say on policing priorities and concerns in your local area.

Find out more about Have Your Say meetings.

Type: Have Your Say Meeting
Date: Thursday, 15 October 2015
Time: 1400 - 1500
Venue: St Matthews Church, Marlborough Road

Type: Have Your Say Meeting
Date: Tuesday, 27 October 2015
Time: 1100 - 1200
Venue: West Oxford Community Centre Cafe

Neighbourhood officers

  • Inspector Andy Thompson
  • Sergeant Russell Stevenson
  • Sergeant Graham Horton
  • Acting Sergeant Miriam Purple
  • PC Lindsey Osborne
  • PC Martin Wizard
  • PC Jan Warner
  • PC Alex Shepherd
  • PC Mavindra Narrainsawmy
  • PC Richard Clements
  • PC Chris Cassidy
  • PC Paula Greenaway
  • PC Rob Parker
  • PC Jon Kelly
  • PC Philip Ansell
  • PC Matt Leney
  • PC Andy Hurst
  • PC Isaac van den Eshof
  • PC Mark Miller
  • PCSO Ryan Tappin
  • PCSO Peter Brownridge
  • PCSO Fiona Heaver
  • PCSO Jade Webb
  • PCSO Stephen Birchall
  • PCSO Zoe Jenkins
  • PCSO Matt Autery