General Neighbourhood Watch Information
Information can be found on the Derbyshire Constabulary Website:-
Specific information for the Swadlincote area beat (620) which includes Hartshorne can be found here.
Swadlincote Police Station opening hours are;
Mon-Fri 9am - 5pm
Sat 10am - 4pm
Sunday - Closed
There is a phone situated outside the police station to contact the Derbyshire police when the station is closed.
Useful Telephone Numbers
For Non-Emergencies Dial - 101 (Local Rate)
Please be aware that the 0345 123 33 33 number is being phased out and as of November 2011 the non-emergency phone number is 101
Please use this number to contact
Derbyshire Police for all non-emergency enquires, for getting in touch with your community officer etc.
The Derbyshire Police would like you report any suspcious
activities to the control centre using the 101 number. This enables them to compile areas of crime or trouble hot spots, where they can then allocate resources to the issues.
For Emergencies Services Dial - 999
This is used to contact the Police, Fire
Service, Ambulance, Coast Guard and Mountain Rescue. This is for
'Emergencies'; unforeseen or sudden occurrences, demanding immediate
action. Remember to clarify the area from which you are calling.
An Emergency is;
Danger to Life,
Use, or the immediate threat of use, of Violence,
A crime in progress,
An offender has just been disturbed at the scene,
A need for immediate police attendance such as when a crime is about to be committed.
Stoppers - 0800 555 111
This free phone number can be used to give
information about anyone committing any crimes or dealing in drugs
in your area. You will not be asked your name and address. Cash
rewards are payable to persons giving information leading to the
arrest and charge of any person, even without disclosing your name
For more information contact the Chairman
of the Neighbourhood Watch for the Lower Village Area, Mr Neil Jenkinson 01283 222887, or the Goseley Estate Area, Jennifer Burley 01283 213447