Kidderminster North

Your Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) is a group of local police officers dedicated to serving your community. The team is made up of officers and PCSOs based in your area, supported by additional officers from the wider area.

We work closely with local authorities, community leaders and residents to decide our policing priorities for the area. This helps us to find useful, long-term solutions to local problems, while maintaining our wider focus on reducing crime across Herefordshire, Shropshire, Telford & Wrekin and Worcestershire.

Please find contact details for your Safer Neighbourhood Team provided below. Please note that to report a crime or incident to West Mercia Police, you can visit or in an emergency, please dial 999.

Kidderminster North

Joanne  Barnes  (West Mercia , PC , Wyre Forest SNT)

Joanne Barnes



Ryan  Bridgewood (Police , Police Officer , Kidderminster North and East)

Ryan Bridgewood

Police Officer


Kate Easthope (West Mercia Police, Police Community Support Officer, Kidderminster East and North Safer Neighbourhood Team)

Kate Easthope

Police Community Support Officer


Chris Evans (Police, Community Safety Engagement Officer, Problem Solving Hub - North Worcestershire)

Chris Evans

Community Safety Engagement Officer

Jamie Guest (West Mercia Police, PC, Wyre Forest SNT)

Jamie Guest



Lisa  Hornberger (West Mercia Police , Inspector, Wyre Forest SNT)

Lisa Hornberger



Alice Owen-Jones (Police, PCSO, North Worcestershire)

Alice Owen-Jones



Simon Reilly (Police, PC, Kidderminster Rural and Business Crime)

Simon Reilly



Rebecca Ruston (West Mercia Police, Police Community Support Officer, Kidderminster East and North Safer Neighbourhood Team)

Rebecca Ruston

Police Community Support Officer


Ian  Squires (Police, Sgt, SNT Wyre Forest)

Ian Squires



Andy Stevens (West Mercia Police, Senior Police Community Support Officer, North Worcestershire)

Andy Stevens

Senior Police Community Support Officer


Nichola Thomas (West Mercia Police, Police Community Support Officer, Kidderminster East & North )

Nichola Thomas

Police Community Support Officer


Marie  Wright (West Mercia , PCSO, Batchley and Central )

Marie Wright



Local Priority Issues

We regularly speak to local residents to establish what issues they may be experiencing in the area. The word cloud below represents the issues that residents of Kidderminster North have highlighted as priorities for the area recently (including some that say “I have no issues”).

Word clouds are graphical representations of word frequency that give greater prominence to words that appear more frequently. The larger the word in the visual below the more common the word was in the local survey.

We seek to tackle the issues raised in line with our Local Policing Community Charter.

To 'Have your say' on local issues, please click on the button below to complete a short survey.

What members in Kidderminster North are saying are the issues in the area:

Latest Alerts

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Electric vehicles - crime prevention message

Dear Resident, The rise in price of copper is likely to cause an increase in the theft of cable...

The Police
21/06/2024 11:05:50

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Car key burglar gets two-year sentence

A car key burglar is facing two years behind bars thanks to an investigation led by detectives in no...

The Police
19/06/2024 16:08:40

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Cannabis farm with almost 1,000 plants shut down in Worcestershire

A drugs warrant executed in Worcestershire this morning (Tuesday 18 June) uncovered a cannabis farm ...

The Police
18/06/2024 16:48:45

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Global investigation leads to paedophile being jailed

An online sexual predator from Australia whose victims included eight children from north Worcesters...

The Police
18/06/2024 14:18:26

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GIFT CARD FRAUD Gift Cards are in everyday use and a...

The Police
18/06/2024 12:57:10

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Burglary appeal: Can you help?

Dear Resident We are appealing to residents of Holmcroft Road, Kidderminster for information fol...

The Police
17/06/2024 15:03:50

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Enjoy the “Euro 2024” Football Safely - Don’t Drink & Drive

Tuning into the Euro’s later? Alcohol affects everyone differently. Even just one drink could put ...

The Police
16/06/2024 08:02:33

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Car key burglary: What can you do?

Dear Resident We are investigating a reported attempt theft of a mercedes car from Westhead Road...

The Police
15/06/2024 11:16:54

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