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Your view counts, says Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon

PCCResearchers gathering opinions on behalf of the Police and Crime Commissioner for Wiltshire and Swindon, Angus Macpherson, have started a new phase of a large-scale phone survey. Continue reading


The Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Panel Annual Report (2013)

Wiltshire PoliceThe Wiltshire and Swindon Police and Crime Panel has published its annual report for 2013.
The annual report sets out the panel’s key achievements in its first year and work plan for the next 12 months.


Police and Crime Commissioner consultation starts 6th. January – Monday 5th. February 2014

Angus1Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) for Wiltshire and Swindon Angus Macpherson is consulting on the police and crime element of council tax for 2014-15.
The Commissioner is considering an increase in the police and crime element of council tax of £3.15 a year for the average home (band D property). This to help reduce the impact of significant central government grant reductions on policing and crime services in Wiltshire and Swindon.
Continue reading HERE…….

The consultation will run from Monday 6 January 2014 – Monday 3 February 2014. During this time the Commissioner and members of his office will be attending Wiltshire Council Area Boards and Swindon Borough Council Locality meetings to talk with people about the proposal.
People can also read more about the proposal and give their views on the Commissioner’s website.

Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Police News

Royal Wootton Bassett & Cricklade Police news :-

Wiltshire PoliceThree people from Cricklade have recently appeared at Chippeneham Magistrates Court following an incident that occurred on the 30th of June in Cricklade High Street.

Police were called to the High street in the early hours of the 30th by residents and families being kept awake by drunken, threatening and anti-social behaviour. Continue reading

Wiltshire Police is appealing for the public’s help in locating a missing Cricklade man

Appeal for public’s help in finding missing Cricklade man.
Wiltshire PoliceWiltshire Police is appealing for the public’s help in locating a missing man.
Royston Fletcher, 66, (DOB: 14/05/1947), was last seen at Upper Chelworth Farm, Chelworth Road, Cricklade, on Monday 8th July 2013 at approximately 9am.
Mr Fletcher is described as white, with shoulder length white hair, cleanly shaven, approximately 5ft 8ins tall and of a thin build. He normally wears a white or red baseball cap, blue jeans and white trainers.
Anyone with information regarding Mr Fletcher’s whereabouts is asked to contact Wiltshire Police immediately on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 where information can be left anonymously.

Wiltshire Police and Crime Commissioner ( PCC) has published his Police and Crime Plan focusing on partnership, pro-activity and prevention

PCC-blog-page2Police and Crime Commissioner (PCC) Angus Macpherson has now published his Police and Crime Plan with a focus on partnership, pro-activity and prevention. It comes following the Office of the PCC receiving 128 responses to a consultation on a draft version of the plan. The Police and Crime Plan is an important document that will set the strategic direction of policing in Wiltshire and Swindon for the next four years. Continue reading HERE  at http://www.wiltshire-pcc.gov.uk/Home.aspx

Wiltshire Police are asking Horse Riders in @Cricklade to wear flourescent Tabards

Wiltshire PolicePOLICE in Cricklade have received a number of reports of horse riders on the roads who cannot be seen due to the dark colour of their horses and clothing.
The police are asking riders to wear a fluorescent tabard.
Sergeant Martin Alvis said: “This important piece of clothing could save your life and the life of your horse.
“Collisions with cars and horses happen and the outcome is not pleasant.”


Colin Skelton, Independent Police and Crime Commissioner Candidate committed to tackle anti-social behaviour.

Colin Skelton, the independent candidate for the role of Police and Crime Commissioner has committed to tackling anti-social behaviour across Wiltshire. In particular, anti-social behaviour associated with our night-time economy and alcohol fuelled violence.

Colin has now met with Police Officers, Paramedics, Street pastors and NHS staff to talk with them about anti-social behaviour and how it has affected them, their lives and families. Continue reading

Cricklade and area Shadow Community Operations Board Community Campus Proposal – 12th October 2011

Wootton Bassett and Cricklade Area Board is meeting on
Wednesday, 12th October, 2011 7.00 pm at Cricklade Town Hall.

The Agenda can be viewed here :http://cms.wiltshire.gov.uk/ieListDocuments.aspx?CId=174&MId=5403&Ver=4

Under Item 8.ii the Cricklade Shadow Operations Board will present written reports of the Cricklade Campus details can be found here :http://cms.wiltshire.gov.uk/mgConvert2PDF.aspx?ID=23523

Based on community input and preferences the following Services should be provided in a split Campus facility, both parts being fit for purpose
(A) Leisure Centre  (B) Ockwells OR Police Station

Facility A –Leisure, Sports, Youth, Playgroup/Creche

Facility B_Library, Police, Tourist Information, CAB, Local Services, Wiltshire Council Services

Facility A and B _Internet, Flexible Indoor Space, Cafe
Adult Social Care and Day Centre provision to be reviewed and understood better before recommendation.

Police Crime maps for Cricklade and Purton | Police.uk

Welcome to your local crime and policing website for England and Wales. http://www.police.uk/

overview Just that, an overview on one page that shows you the local policing unit, along with, phone number, E-mail address and pictures of the officers & PCSOs (if they are available from the force site). A twitter feed from the force, a crime map, details of the next event in the area such as PACT meetings, and links to the main force site, micro-sites, FaceBook etc Crime maps for Cricklade and Purton | Police.uk.