Doncaster West

Date published: 23 September 2021 09:41

Welcome message from the Neighbourhood Inspector Adrian Luscombe

Inspector Adrian Luscombe looks after the West Neighbourhood area of Doncaster, which includes Bentley, Mexborough, Edlington and Warmsworth, Adwick and Carcroft, Askern, Conisbrough, Roman Ridge and Sprotbrough ward areas.

The team consists of three sergeants, 21 police officers (PCS) and 10 Police Community Support Officers (PCSOs) who each have geographical responsibility for an area within the wards mentioned above.

Sergeants from each ward area host regular online meetings via Facebook to give residents the chance to talk about issues affecting them in the local area. This page is regularly updated with the times and dates of planned meetings so please do get involved when you can. 

Your local police station is:

Mexborough Police Station

14 Adwick Road, Mexborough
S64 0DB

You can contact us:

The priorities for the Doncaster West Neighbourhood Policing Team are:

  • To reduce crime and anti-social behaviour by building stronger ties within the communities we serve
  • Tackling long term issues experienced within our communities, seeking solutions to these matters in conjunction with our partners
  • To reduce and prevent rural crime through effective engagement with the local community and adopting a problem-solving approach

You said...

ROMAN RIDGE: Off-road biking is an issue in the area.

We did...

Regular joint operations with SYP’s off-road bike time following concerns being raised by residents in Roman Ridge.

You said...

BENTLEY, ARKSEY and WOODLANDS: Anti-social behaviour is becoming a particular concern.

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We are focusing on the increase in anti-social behaviour in Bentley and Arksey, and are increasing targeted patrols in the area to address this.

We're also tackling anti-social behaviour from young people in Woodlands, with targeted patrols and diversionary/enforcement activity to address key individuals.

You said...

MEXBOROUGH: Concerns remain in particular around the impact of Organised Crime in this area

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The Neighbourhood Team continues to work with our specialist Fortify (gang enforcement) colleagues to tackle organised criminality in the area, using a range of enforcement and engagement tactics.

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CONISBROUGH: The primary concerns reported to us are around organised criminality, and a recent rise in youth Anti-Social Behaviour

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The Neighbourhood Team continues to work with our Fortify (gang enforcement) colleagues to tackle organised criminality in the area through a range of enforcement and engagement tactics.

We are working with Council and St Leger Homes (and other) colleagues on a range of measure to address the recent rise in Youth ASB in and around the town centre

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EDLINGTON: The primary concerns reported to us are around organised criminality and Anti-Social Behaviour caused by local youths.

We did...

The Neighbourhood Team continues to work with our Fortify (gang enforcement) colleagues to tackle organised criminality in the area through a range of enforcement and engagement tactics.

We are working with Council and St Leger Homes (and other) colleagues on a range of measure to address the issue of Youth ASB in the area

We will be holding the below meetings for residents in Edlington on our Facebook account:

  • 13 April – 7pm-8:30pm
  • 10 May – 7pm-8:30pm
  • 10 June – 7pm-8:30pm

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