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You can contact the team via email at:
snarichmond@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
snacatterick@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
snaleyburn@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Or to speak to a Neighbourhood Policing Team Member about an on going cases ring 101, selection option 2 and dial in the team members collar number, shown 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.
Mark Gee

Insp 971 Mark Gee

I am the Neighbourhood Policing Team Inspector for the Richmondshire Area, this is an area of over 500 square miles and comprises of the main towns of Richmond, Catterick, Catterick Garrison, Leyburn and as far out as Hawes in the Upper Dales. I am proud to lead a dedicated neighbourhood team who seek to serve the local community and address their issues and concerns. Please feel free to contact any member of the team if you need assistance or advice.
Sharon Findlay

Sergeant 1790 Sharon Findlay

I am the Neighbourhood Policing Sergeant for Richmond, Leyburn and the Dales. I have 28 years Police Service, I transferred to NYP 13 years ago and I have worked in both Community and Response & Reassurance roles in Thirsk, Northallerton and Richmond, I also worked as a Custody Sergeant for 3 years.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 1790 or via email Sharon.findlay@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Sue Dent

Constable 1311 Sue Dent

I am the Richmond Town Beat Manager & Hub Officer, I have 20 years Police Service all with NYP. I have spent all my service in the Richmondshire Area, my current role involves me working with Partner Agencies and I am based within Richmonshire District Council offices.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 1311 or via email sue.dent@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Mark Wood

Constable 1908 Mark Wood

I am currently the Richmond Rural Beat Manager & Rural Wildlife Officer, I have 12 years Police Service with NYP and prior to this I was a Police Community Support Officer for 2 years with NYP. My current role involves me working closely with the local farming community and residents in the rural areas of Richmondshire. I regularly patrol with volunteers of the Richmonshire Rural Border Watch.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 1908 or via email mark.wood@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Gary Hankin

Constable 1192 Gary Hankin

I am the Beat Manager for Richmond Town, I have 15 years police experience all with North Yorkshire Police. I'm born and bred in the Richmondshire area and passionate about the area in which we all live. My current role as a beat officer involves me working closely with partner agencies to get the best results. You will see out and about on foot in Richmond Town Centre, don't be afraid to come and speak. I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 1192 or via email Gary.hankin@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Vinny Long

PCSO 3811 Vinny Long

I am the Richmond Town Police Community Support Officer, I joined North Yorkshire Police in September 2016. Prior to this I worked at Durham Tess Valley Airport as an Air Traffic Controller assistant. My role involves me working closely with partner agencies to resolve issues in and around Richmond Town.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 3811 or via email Vincent.long@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Nicole Randall

PSCO 6815 Nicole Randall

Joining the Police Service has always been my ambition, when I left school I studied the Uniformed Public Services at college and was also a Police Cadet with Lancashire Constabulary. I then worked as a Custody Officer at HMP Highpoint and HMYOI Hindley I started my career with North Yorkshire Police as a typist and Secretarial Support Officer and in 2015 I joined NYP Special Constabulary and was based in Richmond. I am looking forward to the challenges of being a PCSO, I will be covering the villages surrounding Richmond Town area including Brompton on Swale, Middleton Tyas and Barton.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 6812 or via email: Nicole.randall@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Helenor Gwatkin

PCSO 3669 Helenor Gwatkin

I am PCSO Helenor Gwatkin 3669, and I joined the force in February 2017. I have a big passion to protect my community.
Since joining I have taken on additional responsibilities - I am now the Richmond Fraud Ambassador and a trained Domestic Abuse Officer. Both these additional roles sit primarily within safeguarding and raising awareness.
I am contactable via email, Helenor.gwatkin@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or, 101 option 2 collar number 3669
Helen Sutherland

PCSO 5073 Helen Sutherland

I started my role as PCSO in January 2017, prior to this I worked for in local government for 13 years, dealing with vulnerable members of the community. As part of my role as PCSO I am responsible for engaging with the rural communities around Richmond. The role is varied and no two days are ever the same but my main priorities are to offer reassurance, crime prevention advice and a point of contact for the residents in the rural community.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 5073 or via email Helen.sutherland@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Julian Sutcliffe

Constable 558 Julian Sutcliffe

I am the Northern Dales Beat Manager and Wildlife Crime Officer, I have 26 years Police Service with NYP. I have carried out various roles including Response & Reassurance, Auto Crime Team Officer and Community Officer all within the Hambleton & Richmonshire area. My current role involves working closely with the rural community and partner agencies dealing with safeguarding and problem solving issues. I also regularly patrol with the volunteers Dales Watch.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 558 or via email Julian.sutcliffe@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Don Watson

PCSO 5232 Don Watson

I am PCSO 5232 Don Watson. I have been in the role for 12 years mainly covering Upper Wensleydale and its side dales but also Leyburn area as a whole.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 5232 or via email, Donald.watson@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk.
Lucy Osborn

PCSO 3744 Lucy Osborn

I am the Police Community Support Officer for Hawes, Upper Wensleydale, Middleham & Lower Wensleydale. Having worked and lived in the Dales Area for over 20 years, I am aware of issues and concerns of the local residents and look forward to working with my local community. Prior to working for North Yorkshire Police I worked in the Property Industry for 6 years and the Yorkshire Dales National Park Authority in Hawes for 6 years.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 3744 or via email Lucy.osborn@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Tracie-Lee Taylor-Page

PCSO 5550 Tracie-Lee Taylor-Page

I am the Police Community Support Officer for Reeth, Swaledale & Arkengarthdale, I have carried out this role for 11 years. I am partly based in Hudson House in Reeth, the National Parks and Tourist Information Office are also based here. My current role involves me working closely with the local farming community and residents in the rural areas of Reeth.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 5550 or via email tracielee.taylor-page@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Dave Anderson

Sergeant 100 Dave Anderson

Sergeant Dave Anderson replaces Sgt Kevin Graham, who has retired from the force, as the officer in charge of the neighbourhood policing team on the garrison. He studied law in Sheffield and joined South Yorkshire Police after graduating, before transferring to North Yorkshire in 2012. After working in Scarborough and Whitby, he led the neighbourhood policing team in Stokesley and Great Ayton prior to taking on his new role in Richmondshire. Sergeant Anderson believes that his time as a PC in South Yorkshire and on the North Yorkshire coast meant he had experience of dealing with some of the issues in the Catterick area, and he hoped this experience would be of benefit in the role.
Sean Godfrey

PC 1726 Sean Godfrey

Covers the Hipswell Area
Rachael Aylett

PCSO 3768 Rachael Aylett

I am currently the Police Community Support Officer for the Scotton & Hipswell area's of Catterick, I have worked for NYP since March 2017. Prior this I worked as a Homeless Prevention Worker, providing Housing Support for members of the community. My current role involves me working closely with partner agencies to resolve local issues.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 3678 or via email Rachael.aylett@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Di Smith

PCSO 4538 Di Smith

I am PCSO 3521 Di Smith, I have been in service for 14 years. I have been working from Catterick Garrison Police Station for over 12 years of my service. For 9 years I was responsible for Colburn, now I have the responsibility of Catterick Rural Areas, covering Hunton, Hornby Castle, Tunstall and Brough St Giles. My primary role is to provide a visible presence to help ensure that the whole community feels safe. My specific areas of responsibility include Domestic Violence Support, which I have been doing for the last 3 years. I support the victims of Domestic Violence, I encourage people to move on in their lives and assist with that process. Recently I have been trained in Behaviour Detection, which is part of a new project called Servator, which is a disruptive input to Counter Terrorism.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 3521 or via email Diane.smith3521@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Angela Kay

PCSO 3556 Angela Kay

I am the Colburn Police Community Support Officer, I have carried out this role for 3 years, prior to this I worked in the NYP Force Control Room for 6 years. I also worked as a Retained Fire fighter for North Yorkshire Fire & Rescue for 16 years.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 3556 or via email Angie.kay3556@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Katie Whitehead

PCSO 6607 Katie Whitehead

I am the Colburn Police Community Support Officer, I have carried out this role for the past 7 years. I work closely with local businesses, partner agencies and local schools tackling anti-social behaviours and community issues.
I can be contacted with any issues on 101, option 2, Collar number 6607 or via email katie.whitehead@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk
Lydia Ford

PCSO 5079 Lydia Ford

Covers Cattterick area