Look up your local Safer Neighbourhood Team

Find your local Safer Neighbourhood Team and be able to contact them directly by entering a street address or postcode below:

Church Stretton and Craven Arms

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 westmercia.police.uk or in an emergency, please dial 999.

Church Stretton & Craven Arms

Darren Barnett (Police, PCSO, South Shropshire)

Darren Barnett


07866 215007

David Baron (Police, PCSO, F Div SNT)

David Baron



Stephen Grant (West Mercia, Police Constable , Craven Arms )

Stephen Grant

Police Constable


Damien Kelly (Police, Sergeant, South West Shropshire Safer Neighbourhood Teams)

Damien Kelly



Steve Mellor (Police, PC, Ludlow Safer Neighbourhood Team)

Steve Mellor



Nicola Roberts (Police, Inspector,  South Shropshire)

Nicola Roberts



Julia St John-Martin (POLICE, PCSO, Church Stretton & Craven Arms Safer Neighbourhood Team)

Julia St John-Martin



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 Church Stretton and Craven Arms 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.

Latest Alerts

Message type icon

Out Building Burglaries

Dear Sir/Madam There has been an increase in rural out-building burglaries. They have been happen...

The Police
18/05/2022 16:25:19

View Alert
Message type icon

Weekly update from West Mercia Police - Economic Crime Unit - 17/05/2022

This week we are sharing with you the national campaign about ...

The Police
17/05/2022 13:39:41

View Alert
Message type icon


After a Domestic Related Assault occurred over the weekend, a male was subsequently arrested and iss...

The Police
17/05/2022 12:06:14

View Alert
Message type icon


Ladies and Gents, PCSO Darren Barnett and I were out on our pedal cycles today and stopped by the Ch...

The Police
10/05/2022 15:05:33

View Alert
Message type icon

Weekly update from West Mercia Police - Economic Crime Unit - 09/05/2022

This week we are making you aware of 3 Scams that are currently prevalent. 1.Council Tax Rebate Ma...

The Police
09/05/2022 12:56:06

View Alert
Message type icon


REMOTE ACCESS TOOL SCAMS Over £50 million was l...

The Police
03/05/2022 14:05:02

View Alert
Message type icon

Cadet Programme Leader Volunteer Opportunity

Dear Sir/Madam Cadet Leader Volunteer Opportunity. The closing date for this post is 12 noon on F...

The Police
29/04/2022 14:54:39

View Alert
Message type icon

WESTHOPE - Suspicious Vehicle

Dear Sir/Madam, SNT have had a report of a Silver Ford Fiesta car derived van driving in to yard...

The Police
28/04/2022 15:34:10

View Alert

Click here to see more Alerts