Banbury Town neighbourhood

Your neighbourhood

Local priorities - 'You said, We did'

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

  • You said: Drug use/activity in public places

    The main issue areas are Spiceball and Peoples Park along with some business car parks after closing time.

    We did:
    We have been regularly patrolling these areas, particularly during the evenings. We have also been engaging with the schools to highlight 'legal highs'. A leaflet on Nitrous Oxide awareness has been circulated among many schools and parents using the parentmail scheme.

  • You said: Begging

    We are currently receiveing a number of complaints regarding begging in the Town centre.

    We did:
    We are working with our partner agencies and offering the relevant support to those we have engaged with. We are currentlylooking into managing the issue longer term.

  • You said: Parking

    The key issue areas are currently High Street, Calthorpe Road, Albert Street (parking on pavements), Broad Street (parking in disabled bays)

    We did:
    This month the team has issued 29 fixed penalty notices to offending vehicles in these key areas. We will maintain regular patrols in these areas.

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.

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Neighbourhood officers

  • Inspector John Batty

    Inspector John Batty

  • Sergeant Rebecca Fishwick

    Sergeant Rebecca Fishwick

  • Sergeant Wendy Percival

    Sergeant Wendy Percival

  • PC John Shatford

    PC John Shatford - Neighbourhood specialist officer

  • PC Deb Clements

    PC Deb Clements - Neighbourhood specialist officer

  • PC TJ Hogan

    PC TJ Hogan

  • PC Paul Smith

    PC Paul Smith

  • PCSO Adam Whiting

    PCSO Adam Whiting

  • PCSO Ray Kennard

    PCSO Ray Kennard

  • PCSO Rob Bliss

    PCSO Rob Bliss

  • PCSO Jayne Langford

    PCSO Jayne Langford