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Contact The Team

You can contact the team via email at SNAyorkcity@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.

Nick Plumb

Sgt 215 Nick Plumb

Nick has been on the neighbourhood team since 2014 where he started as a PC and was promoted to Sergeant after successully passing his exam and interview. Nick is currently a trained Police Tactical Advisor for large events such as the races and football. He has responsibility for delivering Project Servator across the city which raises community awareness and increases partnership working to keep the city safe. He is also responsible for the day to day running of the city centre Neighbourhood team.

PC 468 Gareth Evans

Gareth joined North Yorkshire Police in 2010 where he spent 4 years as a response officer in Scarborough. He transferred to York in 2014 where he also tutored new student officers. Gareth did an attachment with the Neighbourhood Policing Team in 2018/2019 and joined on a permanent basis in January 2020.
Tony Barnes

PC 1661 Tony Barnes

Tony has just over 16 years service after initially starting his career in the Metropolitan police service before transferring to NYP in 2005. He spent 5 years as a Firearms Officer, then the majority of service on response serving York North where he also tutored new constables. He has spent time in corporate training and the service delivery team before moving the Neighbourhood Policing Team in the city. He has numerous skills which he has gained during his career including Public Order, CBRN and Disaster Victim Identification.
John Armstrong

PC 291 John Armstrong

John joined North Yorkshire Police in 2007 as a PCSO. He has covered various different areas of York including Huntington, New Earswick and Westfield wards. John became a Police Constable in 2014 as a response officer covering the north side of York before joining the York City Neighbourhood Policing team in November 2017.
Jonathan Lewis

PC 290 Jonathan Lewis

Joby joined the city neighbourhood team after being a response PC for 5 years. He initially started his career as a PCSO so he has always had a strong connection to neighbourhood policing. He is now in his tenth year of policing and enjoys the proactive side of policing and being able to support and care for his community.
Grenville Dowson

PCSO 5552 Grenville Dowson

Gren has worked as a PCSO for 12 years which most has been in the city centre. He has a passion for cycle theft and enjoys returning cycles to their rightful owners when possible. He has built a good knowledge of people and places in the city and has a great rapport with the businesses and people visiting the city. He works alongside other agencies such as the street Rangers, Council NEO’s and Make It York.
Lydia Triner

PCSO 3799 Lydia Triner

Lydia previously worked in an admin role within West Yorkshire before joining North Yorkshire Police in the city centre as a PCSO in 2019. She works closely with partner agencies especially within the Walmgate area and is also involved in Project Servator.
Jonathan Hields

PCSO 3507 Jonathan Hields

Jono has been a PCSO in the city centre for 5 years and during this time he has maintained the Micklegate ward area. He previously worked for the City of York Council and has an extensive knowledge of the city centre.
Danielle Jordan

PCSO 4627 Danielle Jordan

Danni joined North Yorkshire Police in 2015 working in the Force Control Room in various roles, she then moved to the city neighbourhood team in 2017 as a PCSO. Danni works alongside other agencies such as the Street Rangers, York BID and council NEO's. She is also involved in Project Servator within the city centre.
Julian Ward

PCSO 3611 Julian Ward

Julian has 5 years service as a PCSO for North Yorkshire Police. Julian is based within the York City Centre Neighbourhood Policing Team. Julian has previously worked in the York inner and York outer teams, most of his service has been dedicated to the Walmgate area of York
Dave France

Sgt 1005 Dave France

Previously worked as a Firearms Officer in North Yorkshire Police where he promoted a weapons amnesty which took Hundreds of guns out of the public hands. He was recently appointed the Sergeant of the York City Taskforce.
Amanda Popely

PC 63 Amanda Popely

Has worked as a response officer in the Acomb area of York. Now a member of the York City Taskforce
Dave Butchart

PC 362 Dave Butchart

Has worked throughout York and Selby in various roles on response and as an investigator. Now in the York City Taskforce.
Matthew Kilburn

PC 458 Matthew Kilburn

Formerly a Special Inspector for the York area. He joined as a regular a few years ago, working with response across York. Now a member of the York City Taskforce.
Alex Harwood

PC 889 Alex Harwood

Alex has recently transferred to North Yorkshire Police. She has worked as a response officer, before joining as a member of the York City Taskforce.
Matt Harvey

PC 1513 Matt Harvey

Worked for many years as a response officer in the Selby District. He has recently joined the York City Taskforce.
Ben Stevens

PC 12 Ben Stevens

Has worked on Response for several years in York, before joining the Taskforce.
Oliver Lewis

PC 592 Oliver Lewis

Has worked on Response for several years in York, before joining the Taskforce.

PCSO 3862 Leon Aspinall

Leon has recently joined as a PCSO.

PCSO 4243 Eleanor Barnett

Eleanor has recently joined the Neighbourhood Policing Team as a Community Support Officer, and this is her first role with North Yorkshire Police. Eleanor has previously worked in collaboration supply chain roles in retail and manufacturing companies throughout West Yorkshire. She is pleased to have joined North Yorkshire Police, and is looking forward to working in partnership with agencies across the city. In her spare time she enjoys playing netball, running and shopping!
Eleanor Boulton

PCSO 3726 Eleanor Boulton

Eleanor joined North Yorkshire Police as a Community Support officer in 2019. She previously worked for City of York Council within Adult Social Care and subsequently Corporate and Business Support Services. Eleanor fulfils a lifelong ambition to work within the Police Service and is proud to represent North Yorkshire. She has in recent years volunteered as Chairperson for her local Primary School fundraising committee and as a Parish Councilor. In her spare time Eleanor enjoys spending time with family and friends and hill walking in the Dales.

PCSO 3735 Ethan Sampson

Ethan joined North Yorkshire Police in 2019. His interest in the police came from an extended project at college about armed police officers. Prior to joining North Yorkshire Police, Ethan was a student and had lots of volunteer experiences such as being a part of the army cadets, and spending time doing charity work.