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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 Richard Mirfin
Insp Richard Mirfin
Sgt 1693 Will Harrison
Sgt 1693 Will Harrison
PC 2423 Simon Moody
PC 2423 Simon Moody
PCSO 7654 Jamie Gilliatt
PCSO 7654 Jamie Gilliatt
PCSO 7829 Christina Williamson
PCSO 7829 Christina Williamson

Community Alerts

Online Community Policing Catch-Up (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 16 Sep 2020 12:21
Humberside Police
Meeting notice

Calling all North Lincolnshire residents (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 2 Sep 2020 14:06
Humberside Police
Local news

Information appeal (Humberside Police)

Friday, 28 Aug 2020 14:07
Humberside Police
Information request

Protecting your vehicle from theft (Humberside Police)

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

OpYellowfin North Lincolnshire (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 26 Aug 2020 15:21
Humberside Police
Vehicle crime

OpYellowfin in North Lincolnshire (Humberside Police)

Wednesday, 26 Aug 2020 15:11
Humberside Police
Vehicle crime

What's Happening In Your Area?



Youth Related Anti-Social BehaviourWestcliff and Riddings

Cursory patrols regarding Arson in the area have been conducted and we have seen a significant reduction in fires in the area.

Joint working with the council have taken place extending a Public Space Protection Order to cover Asda Car Park Burringham Road tackling Anti Social behaviour in vehicles.

Officers are conducting Humber Talking on Salmonby Road and Spilsby Road and signing local residents up for My Community Alert. If you would like to sign up for this please visit the Humberside Police Website.

We continue to conduct high visibility patrols in the area tackling this anti-social behaviour. Three local males have bail conditions not to enter the car park of the shops on Lichfield Avenue. The team remain focused on maintaining the momentum of activity over recent weeks into the months ahead. 

We’re really proud to be part of the Westcliff community and understand the impact this sort of behaviour has been having on the community and also our local shops and community centres. We are working really hard with our partners to use a broad range of options to target those responsible and make Westcliff a Safer and Stronger Community for all. We have recently seen the launch of the new multi agency Antisocial Behaviour Panel across North Lincolnshire with a number of referrals already being made from across the urban wards of Scunthorpe. 

Working with North Lincolnshire Council's Safer Neighbourhood Team, and partners from the Youth Offending Service, we have been delivering some targetted interventions with those young people identified as causing repeated issues across the area.

Early indications of this approach are promising and we will regularly review our actions to make sure we can meet the needs and concerns of the local community. 


25 January 2020: Several arrests have been made in the last few months relating to crime and anti-social behaviour of local youths. We continue to conduct high visibility patrols in the area tackling this anti-social behaviour.


Off Road Motorcycles - Across the ward

With the good weather that we have been having, off road motorbikes have been a problem all over North Lincolnshire including Westcliff and Riddings. There has been a steady stream of calls for service and the local policing team have been working really hard to respond to local concerns in respect of this issue.

Nuisance motorbikes are still an issue in the area. 3 motorbikes and 1 car have been seized and taken off the road in the last month. These have been ridden by prolific offenders who are being dealt with by way of summons to court. There has been three Operation Yellowfin conducted this month around the area which has reduced calls for service. Please continue to call 101 to report this anti social behaviour.

Over recent weeks and months we will continue to prioritise our activity around this issue, included a number of tactics as part of Operation Yellowfin.

We want to be clear- we will not be tolerating the criminal use of motorcycles in this way and we will use all powers at our disposal to recover bikes being used in this way and to hold those responsible to account. 

We are appealing for information from our local communities as to the details of who is responsible for riding these bikes and also where they are being stored or housed and so would encourage people with information to make contact on either 101 or alternatively, anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Neighbourhood Officers have also spent time working with our Roads Policing colleagues targeting other illegal users.



Drug Dealing:  Westcliff

We understand there continues to be concerns in respect of drug dealing across the Westcliff community and we remain absolutely committed to taking robust action.

You said these were causing an issue - we have taken action to protect you from crime and antisocial behaviour.  Joint working have taken place with Ongo Homes regarding a problem flat on Selby Court. The occupants have now moved out.

We have become aware of an increase in the use of Nitrous Oxide gas and that our local communities report finding discarded micro cannisters on the streets. We have issued a HEALTH WARNING in respect of the recreational use of Nitrous Oxide which can have serious health risks including :

  • Loss of Blood Pressure
  • Heart Attack
  • Fainting
  • Bone Marrow Suppression
  • Difficulty Breathing
  • Poisoning of the Central Nervous System

The above risks can increase if combined with alcohol or other drugs. Our advice is clear - do not inhale this substance and seek medical advice if consumed. 

It is an offence to supply, or offer to supply a psychoactive substance under the Psychoactive Substance Act 2016 - which could lead to a sentence of up to 7 years and / or a fine if convicted. 

We continue gathering intelligence regarding drug dealers and houses causing a nuisance in the area.In recent weeks there has been evidence of local youths inhaling Nitrous Oxide, canisters being left around the area. We continue gathering intelligence to disrupt and arrest local dealers and will continue with high visibility patrols to reassure the public. We are appealing for information from our local communities please contact 101 or alternatively, anonymously by calling Crimestoppers on 0800 555111

A closure order is being applied for on a property in the Westcliff area with a view to removing the occupants who are causing issues in the area.


25 January 2020: Several drugs warrants has taken place on the Westcliff area. This is in direct response from the community team listening to what the community is saying and taking action on its behalf #yousaidwedid.


3 October 2019:   In recent weeks there has been evidence of local youths inhaling Nitrous Oxide, canisters being left around the area. We continue gathering intelligence to disrupt and arrest local dealers and will continue with high visibility patrols to reassure the public.


FRAUD/SCAMS: Westcliff and Riddings

These are difficult times, it is in these times that fraudsters look to exploit vulnerability and as more and more people self-isolate then vulnerability will increase. Attached are number of useful links that people can follow for advice as per below:

For any family members who use the internet please take a look at the two web links below, you can check how secure your passwords are and if your e-mail has been breached by clicking on the appropriate links:

Check your details: 


Last Updated 1 Sep 2020

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Where We Are Over The Next 6 Months

Friday 25 Sep, 2:00pm – 3:00pmArc Lichfield AvenuePolice Walkabout
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