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You can contact the team via email at harrogate.outer@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or to speak to an Neighbourhood team member about an on going cases ring 101, selection option 2 and dial in the team members collar number, shown below before their name.

For all other enquires please ring 101 and selection option 1 and always report crime through either 101 or in emergencies through 999.

Sergeant 44 Andy Graham

Sergeant Andy Graham took over as the Problem Solving Sergeant on the Knaresborough and Boroughbridge Neighbourhood Policing Team in 2014. Andy holds a Certificate in Neighbourhood Management and heads a team of 3 Beat Manager Police Constables and 5 PCSO’s across the 250 square mile Knaresborough and Boroughbridge area.

Andy is contactable via email - Andy.Graham@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

Sergeant 838 Andrew Tiffany

PS838 Andrew Tiffany joined North Yorkshire Police in 1996 and worked as a Constable on the response team at Harrogate then as Community Beat Officer for the Oatlands area.

PC 170 Tim Craven

Tim Craven is a Beat Manager for the Knaresborough Neighbourhood Policing Team. Tim is responsible for Knaresborough Town Centre, which includes not only includes the town centre but also the Eastfield, Aspin and Stockwell areas, in addition to St James Retail Park and Scriven Ward. Tim has a wide ranging remit which includes protecting vulnerable people, working alongside Partner Agencies to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour, and successfully targeting offenders who commit crime in the area. Tim can be contacted via email - Tim.Craven@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk .

PC 1801 Matt Scott

PC Matt Scott is the Safer Neighbourhood Officer for the 3 Ripon City Wards, Minster, Moorside and Spa ward. He has close links with the Council, local businesses and schools within Ripon. He also works in conjunction with partner agencies to help safeguard the more vulnerable members of the community. He can be contacted via his email - matthew.scott@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PC 341 Tim Thomas

Tim Thomas is the Ripon Rural Beat Manager, he joined North Yorkshire Police in July 2007 and has mostly worked in community policing. PC Thomas has recently become responsible for the areas of Bishop Monkton/Newby, Wathvale and Fountains/Ripley. PC Thomas can be contacted by email - Timothy.Thomas341@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PC 820 Bill Hickson

Bill Hickson is based at Pateley Bridge police station where he is the beat constable for the Nidderdale and Mashamshire areas. PC Hickson is also a wildlife crime officer. Bill can be contacted by email - bill.hickson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PC 170 Tim Craven

Tim Craven is a Beat Manager for the Knaresborough Neighbourhood Policing Team. Tim is responsible for Knaresborough Town Centre, which includes not only includes the town centre but also the Eastfield, Aspin and Stockwell areas, in addition to St James Retail Park and Scriven Ward. Tim has a wide ranging remit which includes protecting vulnerable people, working alongside Partner Agencies to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour, and successfully targeting offenders who commit crime in the area.

Tim can be contacted via email - Tim.Craven@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk .

PC 187 Marie Scott

Marie Scott is the Rural Beat Manager for the Harrogate Outer areas of Spofforth and Lower Wharfedale, Ribston, Marston Moor and Washburn. Marie currently works alongside many internal departments and outside agencies to assist in the protection and care of vulnerable people within our community, offering help and support where required as well as bringing offenders to justice.

Marie can be contacted via e-mail - marie.scott@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PC 479 Jan Powell

PC Jan Powell is the Community Beat Manager for Boroughbridge, Great Ouseburn and the surrounding villages. Jan works with a Community Support Officer as well as in partnership with other agencies to prevent crime and disorder within the local community.

Jan is contactable via email - jan.powell@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3533 Simon Weaver

Simon joined North Yorkshire Police in December 2003 and has worked in Ripon & The Pateley Bridge Area during this time. Simon is responsible for the Spa Ward Area of Ripon City & is the point of contact for Ripon Grammar School & The Outwood Academy. PCSO Weaver can be contacted by email - simon.weaver@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 5624 Dan Arthur

Dan ARTHUR is the PCSO for the Moorside ward of Ripon. He has special training as a domestic violence officer and a crime prevention officer. Dan looks after the cities shop watch scheme working with shops, CCTV and Harrogate District Business Against Crime. He is also the point of contact for Greystones Primary school and the Moorside Infants and Junior schools. PCSO Dan can be contacted by email - Daniel.arthur@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 5548 Steph Jones

Stephanie Jones is the PCSO for the Pateley Bridge and rural area. Stephanie Jones is responsible for Rural Watch alongside her colleague PCSO Sharon Wilson. She can be contacted by email - Stephanie.jones@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 6454 Glen Cooper

Glen Cooper is the PCSO for Ripon City covering the Minster ward. PCSO Cooper is responsible for Holy Trinity Primary school, and is involved in the Pubwatch scheme within Ripon. Glen is contactable via email - Glen.Cooper@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3583 Donna-Lise Taylor

Donna-Lise Taylor is the PCSO for the Ure Bank ward area of Ripon. Her area of responsibility includes working with Ripon Library, The Workhouse Museum, Ripon Cathedral School and The Vision Group at Lister House. She is also responsible for the welfare of the shops and visits them on a regular basis with updates of recent criminal activity. She can be via email - Donna-lise.Taylor@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 5559 Sharon Wilson

Sharon Wilson is one of the Ripon Rural PCSO’s she is responsible for Rural Watch and is the point of contact for all the schools in the area. Please feel free to contact her to arrange visits to your schools. Sharon has had special training as a Domestic Violence officer and Child Sexual Exploitation (CSE). Sharon can be contacted via email - sharon.wilson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3582 Alison Swan

PCSO Alison Swan is the local PCSO covering the Wathvale area of Ripon Rural she has been a PCSO for 13 years . During her time with NYP she has worked in a number of different locations including Harrogate, Starbeck, and Knaresborough . She can be contacted via email - alison.swan@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3573 Matt Murphy

Matt Murphy 3573 is the Knaresborough town centre PCSO. Matt is the point of contact for Knaresborough pub watch he organises monthly meetings and issues banning letters. Matt also works very closely with the St James Retail Park management team, shop watch and the industrial watch to the rear of the retail park. Matt is a domestic violence trained officer and re visits victims of domestic violence to offer any support and help to the victims.

Matt has his own Twitter account which you can follow @PCSO3573 for up to date news for Knaresborough Police. The best way to contact Matt is via email - Matt.Murphy@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3554 John Smith

PCSO 3554 John Smith is one of the Police Community Support Officer for Knaresborough Town. John has a special area of responsibility for King James’ School, and can often be found around the school area, delivering lessons as part of the school curriculum, dealing with school related incidents, or simply patrolling the area. John also regularly works with St John’s and Meadowside Primary Schools in Knaresborough.

John is contactable via email - john.smith3554@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 5076 James Snowdon

James Snowdon is one of the PCSO’s on the Knaresborough town beat. He joined North Yorkshire Police in January 2017 and is currently stationed at Knaresborough police station. His main area of responsibility is to engage with the public and to focus on the local issues of anti-social behaviour in the town and surrounding area.

He is contactable via email - james.snowdon@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk

PCSO 3537 Alistair Graham-Merritt

Alastair Graham-Merrett is the PCSO for the Knaresborough Rural beat of the Harrogate Outer area. This area covers from Kirk Hammerton in the east to Langbar in the West, and the villages which fall in between the A59 and River Wharfe boundaries. Alastair provides crime prevention to local residents and farm industries, attends local parish council meetings, assists primary schools with relevant inputs from the Police and supports the King James School curriculum.

Alastair is contactable via email - Alastair.Graham-Merrett@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk , you can also follow Alastair on Twitter, look for him at @PCSO3537.

PCSO 5510 Phil Wright

PCSO Phil Wright is the Police Community Support Officer for Boroughbridge, Great Ouseburn and the surrounding villages. Phil has recently completed a Certificate in Neighbourhood Management and has worked in the Anti-social Behaviour Hub with Harrogate Borough Council.

Phil can be contacted via email - Phil.Wright@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk