Welcome to the Bottesford neighbourhood policing team

Insp Mark Fletcher has recently taken over leadership of the neighbourhood teams policing for rural North Lincolnshire.  You can find out a bit more about him and his role here.

Meet Your Team

Insp Mark Fletcher
Insp Mark Fletcher
Sgt 89 Nicola Graham
Sgt 89 Nicola Graham
PC 93 Ian Hayes
PC 93 Ian Hayes
PCSO 7823 Keeley Burrows
PCSO 7823 Keeley Burrows

Community Alerts

Criminal Damage (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 14 Jan 2020 13:45
Humberside Police
Business: Crime alert

ASB and Criminal Damage Grammar School Walk (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 14 Jan 2020 08:08
Humberside Police
Residential: Anti-social behaviour

Message from your Local Policing Team (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 14 Jan 2020 07:46
Humberside Police
General crime prevention message

House Burglary (Humberside Police)

Monday, 12 Jan 2020 08:10
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

Stolen Motorbike recovered (Humberside Police)

Sunday, 4 Jan 2020 17:59
Humberside Police
Local news

House Burglary (Humberside Police)

Saturday, 20 Dec 2019 13:35
Humberside Police
Residential: Burglary alert

What's Happening In Your Area?


St Peters Avenue/Holme Hall Avenue/Bramley Crescent

Police have been made aware of large gatherings of youths causing anti-social behaviour in the area. Neighbourhood Officers are patrolling the area and speaking to the youths. We will make relevant referrals to the ASB Panel, which is a multi agency panel, who can offer intervention and support to prevent repeat offenders.  Any offences identified are investigated and referrals made to the Youth Offending Service when applicable. Several referrals have already been made and we will continue to patrol the area. 

Police can deal with antisocial behaviour by using powers to disperse groups and restrict their return to the affected area. Officers will need to request a Police Inspector puts this authority in place in order for a Police Officer or Police Community Support Officer in uniform to exclude a person from an area for a period up to 48 hours (Some restrictions do apply).


Update 20/12/19

On 12/11/19 officers carried out Humber Talking surveys in Bottesford.  Over 100 people were surveyed and signed up to My Community Alert. The main feedback from the surveys completed was that there is an issue with ASB and speeding, particularly on Holme Hall Avenue.  We were already aware of the ASB issues and have been working with partnership agencies to help tackle this issue.  In regards to the speeding, we are now liasing with Safer Roads Humber and our partners about this issue.

ASB Figures released in December show a 77% reduction in calls for service in relation tp ASB .  The main area fro calls for service was Holme Hall Avenue.  We have been working in partnership with with North Lincs Council and Safer Neighbourhoods and a CCTV camera has now been installed on Holme Hall Avenue. 


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 20/12/2019

Due to the work that we have been doing with partners the Vul male is now engaging with several agencies. 

Recent examples of the above are:

In November we have been working with Mental Health Services, Addaction and the NHS to support a vulnerable male who is managing multiple issues. These issues are impacting upon his quality of life but, also those of his neighbours.


Mini Police Project

We are excited to be part of a pilot with Holme Valley Primary School delivering the Mini Police Project.  The objectives are to increase engagement, reduce barriers and give ownership & pride to the community. The ward pcso will be working in the school over 8 weeks to deliver to a group of pupils the following subjects:

  • Challenging Diversity
  • Road Safety
  • Crime Scene Investigator
  • Digital Resilience
  • Social Responsibility
  • Anti Bullying
  • Crime Prevention
  • Safe Strangers

We will be launching the project on 29 10 19 so, look out for our social media posts for photos of the children with their Mini Police hi vis tabards and baseball caps.

UPDATE 20/12/2019

The Mini Police project has now finished.  However, we are working with the school and it will potentially continue after the Christmas with sessions being once a month. 


The attestation of the children to welcome them into the scheme and Humberside Police took place on 29 10 19 and was attended by PS Nick Bunker from the Community Safety Unit, PS Nicola Graham from the local community team, PC Ian Hayes from the local community team and the lead on delivering, PCSO Keeley Burrows. PC Burrows has delivered sessions in November on Celebrating Diversity, Anti Bullying, Safe Strangers. The children have really enjoyed the sessions so far and are proud ambassadors in their school.


Last Updated 20 Dec 2019

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Where We Are Over The Next 6 Months

Wednesday 19 Feb, 6:00pm – 7:00pmBottesford LibraryPolice Surgery
Saturday 21 Mar, 10:00am – 12:00pmHope HousePolice Surgery
Wednesday 29 Apr, 6:00pm – 7:00pmBottesford LibraryPolice Surgery

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