The Stratford Town Safer Neighbourhood Team covers Alveston Ward, Guild & Hathaway Ward, Mount Pleasant Ward and Avenue & New Town Ward.
Stratford Town Safer Neighbourhood Team
Main telephone number: 01789 444500
Team email address: click here to email the team
Main team location: Stratford Police Station
I joined West Midlands Police in 1997, and worked on the neighbourhood Policing team and the response teams within the Solihull areas. I also spent some time on a plain clothes vehicle team and trained in the use of covert surveillance. I transferred to Warwickshire Police in 2001 and worked on a uniformed response team based at Stratford. In 2003 I joined the SNT team at Stratford. In 2005 I was promoted and worked at Leamington spa in the role of custody Sergeant in the Custody Suite. In 2009 I came back to Stratford and worked as a reactive Police Sergeant. I have now taken the SNT sergeants role covering, Stratford, Wellesbourne and Southam areas. My teams are each covered by a beat manager, PCSO’s and Special Constables who address community issues. In my spare time I enjoy mountain walking which I have done in Snowdonia and Brecon Beacons.
Beat Manager. Trevor joined Warwickshire Police in 1997 after 24 year in Pneumatic Engineering and also managed to find time to be a part time Fire Fighter in Shipston for 11 years. He helped run a local Shipston Youth Club for many years and later joined Warwickshire Police as a Special Constable for 11 years. Trevor has been a Stratford Town Centre officer since 2002. Trevor enjoys community work and has a multi agency approach in making his community a safe place to visit, live and work in. Trevor enjoys interacting with our young people and works closely with his community to solve local issues. Trevor has a special interest in Wildlife Law and is a trained Counter Terrorism Search Officer. In his private life he has several small animals that need looking after. He enjoys photography, DIY, running and riding his Harley Davidson.
I have been working for Warwickshire Police since 2009 and have spent the time working within the Wellesbourne Safer Neighbourhood and have had a throughly enjoyable experience and look forward to bringing my skills to the Stratford Team and getting acquainted with my new Community.
Kevin Pitt was born and raised in North Nottinghamshire and studied music at the Birmingham School of Music, first instrument being Trombone, graduating in 1984. Interests and hobbies include football, cricket, jogging and classic cars. Kevin joined Warwickshire Police in 2005 as a Police Constable and worked as a reactive officer. In 2006/7 became a Special Constable and now in addition to reactive work, enjoys working with SNT teams in Stratford and Alcester Town Centres. Kevin is currently Trombonist with the RSC in Stratford and has worked with Orchestras such as the City of Birmingham Symphony Orchestra and the BBC National Orchestra of Wales. He has also performed on live radio for the BBC World Service and has taught Trombone for Solihull Borough, Rugby School and Malvern College as well as being a former tutor to the National Youth Wind Orchestra of Great Britain
Anton joined Warwickshire Police as a Special Constable in 2008. Prior to becoming a Special Constable Anton has worked as a learning support assistant and as a sales account manager. Anton has mainly worked with the reactive shifts at Stratford Upon Avon which has allowed him to experience a wide range of incidents. Anton is a huge fan of anything involving gadgets and also enjoys music and cycling.
"I'm the newest member of the Stratford Safer Neighbourhood Team as I joined in August 2012. My role is primarily 'Police Support'. I thoroughly enjoy working with the team and doing my part to help make Stratford-Upon-Avon a safer place to be. Previously, I have been involved with West Mercia Police and Warwickshire Police IAG".
PCSO Robbie Williams has now moved to the Mount Pleasant ward after having been on the Town team for about seven years. Robbie joined Warwickshire Police in 2005 after gaining experience in different fields spanning from driving to computer work. He initially worked in the north of the county at Nuneaton Station before being transferred to the Stratford Town Centre SNT. Robbie has been a Stratford Town Centre PCSO since May 2005 and has made many strong links with the community and is a familiar face in Stratford town. In recent times you will see him riding a police mountain bike. He is very much involved with managing the important Stratford Retail Radio Link Scheme which is a business initiative for premises to make Stratford Town centre a safe place to visit, live and work. He works with our National Intelligence Model in collating intelligence and maintains a healthy relationship with our many Retail Outlets. In Robbie's private life he enjoys sport, particularly playing football and music.
PCSO Sarah Bailey 6118 has now moved to the Town team covering Stratford Town centre with two other PCSOs. Sarah joined Warwickshire Police in 2006. Prior to joining Warwickshire Police Sarah has worked a Technical Drawer and in the Security Industry, holding the SIA accreditation. Sarah has been a Stratford Town PCSO since December 2006 and has made many strong links with the community and is a familiar face in Stratford Upon Avon. In Sarah's private life she enjoys socialising and her family life is important to her.
Rob covers the Town Centre. Rob has been a Stratford Town PCSO since May 2010. Prior to becoming a PCSO Rob worked in the printing industry for 25 years. Rob is looking forward to working on his beat and getting to know his community. In Rob’s private life he enjoys running, martial arts and is a dedicated family man.
I joined the Stratford Safer Neighbourhood Team in April 2012 as administration support so the team could spend more of their time interacting with the public.
Martin joined Warwickshire as a PCSO in November 2006 and has worked in both Warwick and Shipston prior to joining the Stratford team in March 2009. Prior to becoming a PCSO Martin worked for the District Council CCTV team and so he has had a good grounding in crime prevention. Martin enjoys talking to members of the community and is looking forward to becoming a point of contact between the public and the police.
I started work with Warwickshire Police in the communications centre at Headquarters in 2008 and I joined the Special Constabulary in 2009 and I am in my probationary period. I work with the Stratford Safer Neighbourhood team because I enjoy problem solving and meeting and dealing with the general Public. I have a keen interest in forensic science and have attended university and completed a BSc in Forensic Science and a MSc in Forensic Engineering and Science. I have hopes to one day become a Scenes Of Crime Officer. In my spare time I enjoy spending time with my family and friends and going to the gym and cinema.
Russell has moved from Shipston SNT where he was previously based. Russell's beat is Stratford upon Avon Town Centre. Russell has previously worked as a leisure assistant, a product samples co-ordinater in the major projects division of a builders merchant, a trainee electrician and a pension consultant for a large financial company. Russell has also spent time travelling around Australia and is an avid fan of Aston Villa Football Club.
Dominic covers the Alvestone ward of Stratford upon Avon. Dom joined Warwickshire Police in 2008. Prior to joining Warwickshire Police Dom worked in security. Since becoming a PCSO Dom has worked at Southam and most recently a posting at the M40 Warwick Services dealing with theft and immigration. Outside of work Dominic is a keen musician and takes an active role in playing and running a youth marching band.
I am PCSO 6045 Claire Miller and I am the Anti Social Behaviour Officer for Stratford District. I have worked as a PCSO since 2004 and was originally based at Kenilworth Police Station, where I worked for 4 years. I then decided to develop my career and as my interest has always been in anti social behaviour, I decided to move to Stratford to take this post. In my spare time I enjoy catching up with with friends and family and listening to music.
I am Special Constable Mark Dean and I am 25 years of age. I currently work at Warwick hospital as the Portering and Security Deputy Manager and I live in Warwick. In my spare time I enjoy playing pool, snooker and fishing. Before joining as a Special Constable I was a Community First Responder and coordinator with West Midlands Ambulance Service. I wanted to become a Special Constable to take on a challenge and possibly make it into the regular Force. I love every aspect of the job but especially meeting and raising the confidence of the Public Community and knowing that I am doing something worthwhile with my life in my spare time.
Our partners and volunteers
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|Stratford Town Trust||01789 207111||www.stratfordtowntrust.co.uk|
|Stratford Retail Radio Scheme||01789 299011|
|Warwickshire Retail Crime Initiative||01926 415000 ext 8200||www.warwickshire.police.uk/crimeprevention/businesscp/WRCIhomepage|
|Orbit Heart of England||0345 8 500 500||www.orbitheartofengland.org.uk/main.cfm|
|Salvation Army||01789 292729||www.samaritans.org/index.htm|
|Cranstoun Drug Services - Warwickshire||01926 885176||www.cranstoun.org/|