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Meet Your Team

Insp Richard Mirfin
Insp Richard Mirfin
Sgt 1693 Will Harrison
Sgt 1693 Will Harrison
PC 324 Lee Watson
PC 324 Lee Watson
PCSO 7532 Jane Waddingham
PCSO 7532 Jane Waddingham
PCSO 7868 Kevin Barley
PCSO 7868 Kevin Barley

Community Alerts

In your area (Humberside Police)

Monday, 30 Nov 2020 13:38
Humberside Police
Local news

Op Yellowfin - ASB Motorcycles (Humberside Police)

Friday, 27 Nov 2020 15:05
Humberside Police
Information request

Local Neighbourhood Zoom meeting (Humberside Police)

Thursday, 26 Nov 2020 12:12
Humberside Police
Local news

What matter to me??? (Humberside Police)

Tuesday, 24 Nov 2020 15:36
Humberside Police
Feedback / opinion requests

Online meeting today 3pm (Humberside Police)

Monday, 23 Nov 2020 14:23
Humberside Police
Meeting notice

GRANGE LANE NORTH (Humberside Police)

Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 12:42
Humberside Police
Business: Crime alert

What's Happening In Your Area?


BEAUCHAMP/EARLS/TALBOT WALK AND HAIG AVENUE - Anti Social Behaviour & Rough sleepers

Police have been made aware of an increased amount of calls relating to Anti-Social behaviour on BEAUCHAMP, EARLS, TALBOT WALK and HAIG AVENUE in Scunthorpe.

Police have been attending the area regularly to disrupt this activity and are working alongside our partnership agencies Safer Neighbourhoods, Environmental Health, Local Councillors and The Forge. 

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 Frodingham community and understand the impact this sort of behaviour has been having on the community and also local businesses. We are working really hard with our partners to use a broad range of options to target those responsible and make Frodingham a Safer and Stronger Community for all. We are also working closely with the council and The Forge to offer support and engagement to those that need it most. 

November 2020 updates: 

  • Many of the homeless people are currently being housed around the North Lincolnshire area due to COVID 19 and are working with partner agencies who are offering them further support to keep them off the streets permanently.
  • Officers have been conducting hi-visibilty footpatrols in the area and we would urge anyone to report any issues via 101 and to also contact the council if relevant.

Frodingham - Drug Supply

We understand there are concerns in respect of drug dealing across the Frodingham community and we are absolutely committed to taking robust action. The information that the local community have provided us during our Humbertalking surveys has proved pivotal in our response. There have been a number of proactive warrants executed by our Operation Galaxy Team with the assistance of your Neighbourhood Team. I would like to reassure the community that our work doesn't stop once a drug warrant is executed. We are currently working in partnership with ONGO Homes, Guinness Housing and private landlords to ensure that further positive action is taken with breach of tenancy. 

If this fails we will continue to use antisocial behaviour legislation that is available to us in order to place closure orders on properties that are involved with drug dealing or cause serious nuisance to the local community.

Your team have previously secured closure orders at properties on LINDSEY STREET and CEMETERY ROAD. We will continue to monitor issues at further properties within the ward and will not hesitate to secure closure orders if problems continue. We have also had some excellent results with private landlords working with us in order to evict their tenants due to drug dealing and anti-social behaviour.

November 2020 updates:

  • Local officers were in the area of REDBOURNE STREET over the last couple of weeks and conducted Humbertalking Surveys. On the back of the feedback given and our #YouSaidWeDid, A warrant was conducted at the address. Since then the landlord has now taking back possession of an address that was causing issues and will be dealing with any enforcement necessary.
  • The Operation Galaxy team with the assistance of your Neighbourhood Team executed drugs warrants at properties on REDBOURNE STREET, CLIFF STREET and QUEEN STREET, we are now working with the landlords of these properties who will be taking action against their tenants. The tenant of a property is responsible for the property including all of their visitors, so if visitors are causing problems by dealing drugs from that property then we will take positive action. We will then work with the landlords who will take action against their tenants, if this fails then we will look to put a closure order on the property.
  • We are well aware that there are further properties within the ward area where drug dealing activity is taking place including on the street drug dealing. As the Neighbourhood Policing Team for the area we can assure you that all information given to us is treated in the strictist confidence, all reports will be followed up and we don't have to visit you in person but can speak on the telephone if you prefer. You can let us know what is going on by calling 101 or use the My Community Alert online system.

Off Road Motorcycles - Across the ward

Over recent months we have visited thousands of households across North Lincolnshire and we understand that the antisocial use of off road motorcycles is causing concern in your community. The policing team have been working really hard to respond to local concerns in respect of this issue and while good progress was made around the ward area we recognise that there is still more to do.

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 continue to undertake Op Yellowfin 'days of action' which is seeing more and more nuisance motorbikes being stopped and seized. We are absolutely committed to continuing in this approach while this remains a priority issue. You can see some of our recent seizures by scrolling through the Twitter and Facebook feeds below. 

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 use

November 2020 updates:

  • There have been a number of motorcycles stolen from the ward area recently, please can you ensure that if you own a motorcycle that you leave it locked and secure in order to try and reduce the chances of your motorcycle being stolen.
  • I would like the community to let us know where the motorcycles are being stored. You can remain anonymous and i can assure you that we will act upon the information you provide. We will also work with landlords who will take tenancy action against tenants who are storing the off-road motorcycles that cause the community issues.
  • We conducted 3 Operation Yellowfin days of action during September where a number of motorcycles were stopped and checked by officers. Two males were also arrested and two off-road motorcycles seized after the Police aeroplane spotted them riding anti-socially in the Scunthorpe area, last week.

Again, I would encourage anyone with information to make contact on either 101 or alternatively, anonymously by calling CrimeStoppers on 0800 555 111.


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 it may be an idea to look at the final 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:

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Last Updated 3 Nov 2020

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Where We Are Over The Next 6 Months

Tuesday 1 Dec, 10:00am – 11:00amMidland Road Industrial Estate, ScunthorpeCome & meet PCSO BARLEY
Tuesday 8 Dec, 4:00pm – 5:00pmOnline using My Community AlertOnline Q & A session PCSO WADDINGHAM
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