ROGERSTONE WARD POLICE REPORT

MONTH OF FEBRUARY 2017

Call Volume

There have been 202 incidents in the Rogerstone Ward area during the month of February  which are broken down into the following categories

Public Safety & Welfare  67

Transport Related   27

Crime related   59

Administration & Information    31

Anti Social Behaviour     17

There is also 1 open log on the system at present

Response Grading

This is broken down as follows for the 202 incidents

Emergency    29                                                                                                   

Priority    54                                                                                       

Resolution without deployment   71             

Scheduled   48                    

Crime Volume

The Ward has experienced 60 crimes during the month of February and can be categorised as follows:

Crime Categories                                           

Criminal Damage & Arson    16                                                                                             

All Theft Other   6                                                                                               

Violence without Injury   8                                                                                             

Vehicle Crime    5                                                                                                                                                       

Burglary Dwelling    4                                                                                                  

Bicycle Theft   1     

Violence with Injury    7                                                                                                             

Shop Lifting     7                                                                                              

Drug Offences    2                                                                                             

Public Order    3

Miscellaneous Crime   1

Total Crimes    60      

You’re Voice Priority Ward Update

Your Voice has now replaced the previously known ‘PACT’.

Your Voice Surveys were completed by residents during October both in person with local Officers and online via the web link and is now closed.

The results of the voice survey for the ward area have now been published

The Ward priority for Rogerstone is ANTI-SOCIAL BEHAVIOUR IN THE 14 LOCKS CANAL CENTRE AND THORNBURY PARK AREAS

The next survey will take place in MARCH 2017 you can have your say on the link below or speak with local officers

Actions/Activities by the local Neighbourhood Policing Team

Patrols have been carried out in the ward priority area of Thornbury Park with nothing to report for the month of February.

 Patrols have been carried out in the ward priority area of 14 locks canal centre with one incident of criminal damage to a bin being report to the local team by a member of staff.

There were several calls during the month concerning youths throwing stones and acting in an anti-social manner and causing various types of damage to both vehicles and premises in the following areas Risca Road, Thornhill Way, Oak Road, The Uplands, Wern Terrace and Church Street these incidents all occurred on the same evening.

Reports were received about drug mis-use in the area of Wern Industrial Estate, due to the prompt action of the local neighbourhood team a person was dealt with for drug offences. 

Reports have been received about off road motor bikes on the canal path towards the motorway this area is now part of the local patrol plan.

A male has been arrested on suspicion of committing a number of burglaries across the Newport area.

Emerging Trends

There appears to be a trend towards youths thinking that throwing stones at premises and vehicles either moving or stationary is an extremely good idea at this present time. 

Other Information

Upcoming surgeries currently planned for the ward area are

Monday 13th of March at Rogerstone Library 3pm to 4pm

Friday 31st of March at 14 Locks Canal Centre 1pm to 2pm