Axholme South

Welcome to the Axholme South neighbourhood policing team

Coronovirus (Covid-19) update

We encourage everyone to follow the Government guidance and #StayHomeSaveLives. For this reason we will not be holding any more engagement events with our communities for the foreseeable future. Whilst we love seeing you, these events are non-essential in the current circumstances.   

You will still see us out and about as we continue to do our job and keep our communities safe. As always there are a number of ways you can get in touch with us if you need us.

Stay informed through our social media channels, find us on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.  Don't forget to also sign up to My Community Alert and receive community alerts directly to your devices.

For incidents that don’t require an immediate response call our non-emergency 101 line. You can also report non-emergency crimes online via our reporting portal. In an emergency always dial 999.

Meet Your Team

Insp Mark Fletcher
Insp Mark Fletcher
Sgt 89 Nicola Graham
Sgt 89 Nicola Graham
PC 0912 Mark Raper
PC 0912 Mark Raper
PCSO 7611 Rebecca Jennings
PCSO 7611 Rebecca Jennings

Community Alerts

BURGLARY ALERT (Humberside Police)

Saturday, 5 Sep 2020 15:28
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

Protecting your vehicle from theft (Humberside Police)

Thursday, 27 Aug 2020 17:18
Humberside Police
Vehicle crime

BURGLARY IN WEST STREET WEST BUTTERWICK (Humberside Police)

Monday, 24 Aug 2020 09:27
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

A VEHICLE CRIME HAS BEEN REPORTED IN THE AREA (Humberside Police)

Tuesday, 11 Aug 2020 20:06
Humberside Police
Vehicle crime

BURGLARY ALERT (Humberside Police)

Thursday, 16 Jul 2020 14:22
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

BURGLARY AKEFERRY ROAD HAXEY (Humberside Police)

Thursday, 16 Jul 2020 14:15
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

What's Happening In Your Area?

Details

Rural crime - Poaching / Hare Coursing

UPDATE 22/09/2020

Operation Galileo patrols have now resumed with the Hare coursing season now starting, dedicated officers on set days will be out and about responding to any calls for service for Hare coursing. If you see any vehicles, males with dogs acting suspiciously in your area please call 101 at the time and report.

On 30/8/20 in Luddington males were spotted Hare Coursing patrols attended a male was found with his dog hiding in a field, officers detained him and he has been reported for offences 

Vulnerability - keeping people safe

Over recent years Humberside Police has made considerable effort to focus on Vulnerability. Everyone in the organisation has a responsibility to ensure the most vulnerable people in our communities are protected. Very often as a police service we are the first point of contact for many people. Having this contact enables us to identify vulnerabilities at an early stage. This will ensure that people who need support and protection receive the correct level of service from both the police and our partners such as social care, mental health services and services in the third sector.

A person is vulnerable if as a result of their situation or circumstances, they are unable to take care or protect themselves, or others, from harm or exploitation. Protecting vulnerable children and adults.

What do we do ?

  • by providing public reassurance through effective deployment of our resources
  • by working with our partners (ONGO, other social housing providers, NLC Safer Neighbourhoods, Victim Support, REMEDI)
  • gather intelligence in relation to any incident involving a vulnerable person to minimise the risk to them
  • maximise opportunities to secure evidence when offences are committed against vulnerable people to ensure offenders are brought to justice and reduce the risk of further victimisation

How do we do this ?

  • complete vulnerable adult assessments and share information with our partners
  • complete vulnerable child assessments for those under 17 and share information with our partners
  • complete Antisocial Behaviour risk assessments to decide on what support is required and work with partners to deliver this
  • ensure that high risk victims are referred promptly which triggers discussion at the Monthly ASB Panel meetings where all partners agree actions to support the victim and reduce their risk

UPDATE 22/09/2020

We have had  reports of  Rogue Traders starting to target residents therefore, the Local Neighbourhood Team are asking residents to be extra vigilant regarding the security of their homes and vehicles. If a stranger attends your property then please make sure you have your door is secured  use a door chain or speak through a window until you are happy they are who they say they are, ask for ID. If you not sure and believe them to be someone who they are not report it, if this person is a Rogue Trader include reporting to Trading Standards at North Lincolnshire council.

Seasonal Crime

House/shed/garage burglaries have featured over the last  month as the dark nights have set in.Whilst we do not want to concern residents, we would like to remind everyone of some basic home security measures which can significantly reduce the likelihood of becoming a victim of burglary.

The most likely entry point for a burglar is via the rear so do not neglect security there. Fit an alarm or a dummy alarm box. Many people point out that when an alarm sounds nobody takes any notice these days. The burglar will though. Install a security light which works on a movement sensor to light up areas which a burglar may use for cover. Use timer switches to turn lights on when you are not in. Ensure any gates at the rear are locked, not just with a bolt near the top which can be opened by reaching over.

Thieves do not want to be seen and surveillance is often provided by neighbours who live opposite or who overlook your property. Do not allow bushes and hedges to grow too high.

Consider the security on your shed. Is it proportionate to the value of items you keep inside such as cycles and garden equipment? e.g. an expensive cycle stored in a wooden shed with only a £2.50 padlock for security. It is also worth noting that a burglar will sometimes use an item which is easily taken from a poorly secured shed to facilitate their entry into a house. Fit trellis along the top of fencing at the rear as this will break if a burglar tries to climb over your fence. Spiky / prickly bushes and climbers are also a deterrent.

Report all suspicious circumstances. Door-to-door salesman appertaining to be selling energy or double-glazing are often checking out and planning future burglaries or even trying their luck there and then if they get no reply to knocking. In rural communities, local residents know when someone or something looks out of place far more than in urban areas.

Join your local Neighbourhood Watch (NW) group or start one up yourself. The role of co-ordinator does not have to be a burdensome role and your group can be as small or large as you wish. In effect the key role of a NHW co-ordinator is to act as a conduit for police information which in today’s world is literally the touch of a button. The vital part is that police have that single point of contact in as many areas as possible. NHW is proven to reduce and prevent crime and it is an initiative well suited to rural communities where traditional community spirit still exists. We would also ask for your assistance in keeping an eye on any properties where you know the occupants are away or out for whatever length of time. Our intelligence suggests that the offenders are ‘doing their homework’ in identifying properties from which to steal. If you see any suspicious activity then please call 999 if you believe a crime is about to be committed or 101 if you noted suspicious activity which has now passed. If you are able to get descriptions of persons or vehicle details without putting yourself in any danger, then that would be valuable information.

UPDATE 22/09/2020

 Operation Yellow Fin is a police operation to tackle the crime associated with the use of motorbikes, if you know who is riding off road bikes, Quads and you can name them or you know which address they come from and go to please call in when they are out and about on 101 Quote OP Yellow Fin when calling in.

ASB Haxey we have had reports of youths being a nuisence in the area of the CO-OP, council toilets, this includes leaving litter knocking on doors, local officers will be in the area when they can, to offer words of advice to the individuals who maybe causing issues  

Last Updated 22 Sep 2020

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Where We Are Over The Next 6 Months

DateLocationActivity
Thursday 8 Oct, 2:00pm – 3:00pmWestwood side, Tower Hill, Newbigg areaPatch walk
Friday 9 Oct, 5:00pm – 6:00pmHaxey, High street inc Co-op & public toiletsPatch walk
Tuesday 13 Oct, 5:00pm – 6:00pmOwsten Ferry Station road, Park areaPatch walk

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Remember if there is an emergency always ring 999.