Police

Avon & Somerset Police

In an Emergency Dial 999
An emergency is an incident which requires an IMMEDIATE police response.
When there is risk to life imminent danger to property a crime is ongoing or in progress

Non Emergencies Dial 101
If you see anyone acting suspiciously or have any information relating to a crime, contact your local police station or police headquarters on 101.



Local contacts – Whitchurch Village is policed by two Police Stations.

Rural areas:– Keynsham Police

  • PC 4343 Gemma Hill – Beat Manager
  • PCSO 8079 Martyn Bragg – Police Community Support Officer
  • PCSO 6903 Teresa Bailey – Police Community Support Officer

Urban areas

Our Bristol South Police are now based at Broadbury Road instead of Brislington which has closed. The team mentioned are now combined and cover the entire Stockwood, Hengrove & Whitchurch area having lost members due to cut backs. There is no direct number to use other than 101.

  • Insp Nigel Colston – Head of Neighbourhood Policing Team at Broadbury Road
  • Sergeant Mike Johnson – Sergeant for the Stockwood/Whitchurch/Hengrove Neighbourhood Policing Team
  • PC 2610 Andy Elmer
  • PC 1086 Graham Sharman
  • PC 1754 John Glynn
  • PCSO 7093 Liam McCormack
  • PCSO 9787 Ray Kelly
  • PCSO 7985 Andrew Gunton

To contact any of the above from Brislington please phone 101

Email/Contact:- Contact to any individual officer can be made through the Avon and Somerset web site by looking for the area in question.


There are a number of Neighbourhood Watch Co-ordinators in our Village, if you need any further information regarding these please contact your local policing team.