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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.
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 1867 Ben Pepper
(Currently on secondment to Community Safety Hub, York)
Ben has 13 years policing experience with North Yorkshire Police and has served the majority of his service on a Neighbourhood Team. Ben is currently involved with Project Servator as well as issues in the city centre where he identifies problem solving strategies.
PC 1774 Frances Myers
(Currently acting sergeant in Harrogate)
Franky has 9 years service as a PC, with 3 years on Neighbourhood Teams around the city. Franky has a wealth of knowledge with both urban and suburban beats under her belt. Before joining as a PC, Franky was a PCSO and so has extensive experience with neighbourhood problem solving.
PC 921 Mark Grimes
Mark has over 12 years policing experience and transferred from Merseyside Police to North Yorkshire in 2013. He has experience working over response sections, neighbourhood teams and on operational support roles and is a qualified officer safety instructor. Mark has numerous skills which he has gained throughout his career including being a Licensed Search Officer, Public Order Officer and Tactical Medic.
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.
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.
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.
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.
PCSO 3799 Lydia Triner
Lydia has recently joined the team as a PCSO.
PCSO 5071 Carlos Archer
Carlos has 2 years service as a PCSO for North Yorkshire Police. He is based within York City Centre Neighbourhood Policing Team. Previously from a Retail and Sales background, Carlos has a large knowledge of York City Centre and Suburban York. Carlos works closely with York’s homeless population, and liaises with partner organisations frequently.
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.
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.
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
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.
PC 63 Mandy Popely
Has worked as a response officer in the Acomb area of York. Now a member of the York City Taskforce
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.
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.
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.
PC 1513 Matt Harvey
Worked for many years as a response officer in the Selby District. He has recently joined the York City Taskforce.