Leeds North West

Covering : Adel, Guiseley, Headingley, Horsforth, Hyde Park, Otley, Rawdon, Weetwood, Woodhouse, Yeadon and surrounding areas.

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Neighbourhood Priorities - Outer North West Area


Ward Area - Horsforth - Set 29th September 2021

Lead Sergeant - PS 6910 Hesse

Lead Area Problem Solving Officer - PC 6040 French

You Said: Repeated complaints were received from members of the public and local businesses regarding vagrancy & anti-social behaviour in the centre of Horsforth.

We Did: The person in question was arrested and upon release, given bail conditions not to enter Horsforth. This has, so far, resulted in a complete reduction in calls for service. This will continue to be monitored moving forwards. 

  • Proactive patrols of the local area, concentrating on areas of greenspace to deal with ASB, this includes but is not limited to Horsforth Hall Park, St Margaret's estate, King George's Field and the parks and play areas of Horsforth.
  • NPT Deployment to deal with road related offences. Focussing on dangerous driving, anti-social driving and driving whilst over the limit.

Ward Area - Adel & Wharfedale - Set 29th September 2021

Lead Sergeant - PS 6910 Hesse 

Lead Area Problem Solving Officer - PC 4155 Poole

You Said: Repeated calls for service were received regarding vagrancy, anti-social behaviour and begging outside the ASDA store at Holt Park. 

We Did: The person in question was offered multiple avenues of support but continued to offend. NPT worked together with Safer Leeds and now the person has been issued with a Criminal Behaviour Order (CBO) preventing them from being in the areas where they were offending, alongside other prohibitions. Any breaches of this order will be enforced appropriately.

  • Proactive patrols of the local area, concentrating on areas of greenspace to deal with ASB, including but not limited to Golden Acre Park, Bedquilts and the parks & play areas in Adel/Holt Park.
  • NPT Deployment to deal with road-related offences. Focussing on dangerous driving, anti-social driving and driving whilst over the limit. 

Ward Area - Otley & Yeadon - Set 29th September 2021

Lead Sergeant - PS 3436 Marlow

Lead Area Problem Solving Officer - PC 2917 Dempsey

You Said: Repeated reports were received regarding anti-social behaviour in Otley, mainly focused on one specific individual, their continued abuse of Alcohol and their behaviour towards other members of the public whilst under the influence of Alcohol. 

We Did: The subject of these reports has recently been served with a custodial sentence, which will keep them from attending the Otley area. Upon their release, they will be offered the relevant support to prevent any re-offending.

  • Proactive patrols of the local area, concentrating on areas of greenspace to deal with ASB, this includes but is not limited to Otley Chevin, Yeadon Tarn and the parks and play areas of Otley and Yeadon.
  • NPT Deployment to deal with road related offences. Focussing on dangerous driving, anti-social driving and driving whilst over the limit. 

Ward Area - Guiseley & Rawdon - Set 29th September 2021

Lead Sergeant - PS 3436 Marlow

Lead Area Problem Solving Officer - PC 4626 Long

You Said: Complaints have been received regarding anti-social behaviour and drugs usage within the parks and greenspaces of the ward. 

We Did: We have increased our patrols of the reported areas throughout the day, to provide a visual presence & a deterrent to anyone wishing to commit this type of behaviour within the parks. These increased patrols will continue, as longer nights start to draw in. 

  • Proactive patrols of the local area, concentrating on areas of greenspace to deal with ASB, this includes but is not limited to Nunroyd Park, Micklefield Park, Guiseley School's Playing Fields and the parks and play areas of Guiseley and Rawdon.
  • NPT Deployment to deal with road related offences. Focussing on dangerous driving, anti-social driving and driving whilst over the limit.

 


Neighbourhood Priorities - Inner North West Area 


Weetwood

  • Tackling road safety issues/speed reduction on Silk Mills, Woodnooks, Parkstones & Iveson Rise. Regular SID deployment from your local NPT officers to help deter speeding in the identified areas.

  • Tackling the use & supply of drugs in the Weetwood area.

Headingley / Hyde Park

  • Tackling burglary offenders and delivering crime prevention advice across Headingley and Hyde Park. Regular messages to be sent out on all social media platforms (Facebook, Twitter & Community Alert), to educate the public on prevention measures that can be put in place. Increased foot patrols in the identified hotspot areas.
  • Targeting, capturing and convicting drug dealers who are known to be working in Headingley and Hyde Park.
  • Tackling speeding & the anti-social use of vehicles in the area. 

Little London / Woodhouse

  • To help tackle street robberies in the Little London area, there will be high visibility foot patrols to help deter offenders. Crime reduction advice to be given out on all social media platforms and by officers who are on patrol in the area.
  • Tackling anti-social behaviour particularly on Alexandra Road and surrounding streets, using targeted patrols and multi-agency problem solving approaches.
  • Targeting, capturing and convicting drug dealers who are known to be working in Little London/Woodhouse.

 

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