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, 25 September 2014
Time: 18:00 - 19:00
Venue: Tesco’s, Abingdon Road

Type: Have Your Say Meeting
Date: Thursday, 02 October 2014
Time: 14:45 - 15:30
Venue: West Oxford School

Type: Have Your Say Meeting
Date: Wednesday, 08 October 2014
Time: 14:45 - 15:30
Venue: St Barnabas School

Type: Have Your Say Meeting
Date: Tuesday, 14 October 2014
Time: 8:15 - 9:00
Venue: St Ebbes School

Neighbourhood officers

  • Inspector Andy Thompson
  • Sergeant Matt Sulley
  • Sergeant Kirk Rogers
  • Sergeant Joanne Hutchings
  • PC Lindsey Osborne
  • PC Martin Wizard
  • PC Jan Warner
  • PC Alex Shepherd
  • PC Ben Simmons
  • PC Clare Testa
  • PC Chris Cassidy
  • PC Simon Collins (Homeless Liaison Officer)
  • PC Paula Greenaway
  • PC Isaac van den Eshof
  • PC Rob Parker
  • PC Andy Hurst
  • PC Mark Miller
  • PC Matt Leney
  • PC Paul Smith
  • PCSO Lydia Jackson
  • PCSO Tom Baker
  • PCSO Fiona Heaver
  • PCSO Claire Vermeulen
  • PCSO Tim Forrest
  • PCSO Dan Harle
  • PCSO Stephen Birchall
  • PCSO James Gale
  • PCSO Zoe Jenkins
  • PCSO Matt Autery
  • PCSO Peter Brownridge