Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

Tackling dog fouling in Hanwell and West Ealing

by Nigel Bakhai on 20 April, 2013

Following a number of recent complaints from residents, I have arranged with council officers for new stickers to be installed on lampposts in Elthorne to tackle the issue of dog fouling in the area. According to figures obtained by my Lib Dem colleague Cllr Gary Malcolm in December, we have seen an increase in the number of reports of […]

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The Mayor of London has announced major changes to the Met Police service which will have a huge impact on local policing in Elthorne and across Ealing. First of all, there will be drastic reductions in the provision of front counters in the borough where residents can go to report crime. Acton Police station will now be the only 24 hour […]

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Green Man Lane estate inspection

by Nigel Bakhai on 2 February, 2013

This week I went on an inspection tour of the Green Man Lane housing estate in West Ealing with a Housing officer, as well as members of the council’s estate management team and a senior caretaker.  We walked around the whole estate and identified numerous issues that will be reported for action and repair work that needs to […]

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January – Elthorne Policing Report

by Nigel Bakhai on 1 February, 2013

Here is my report of this month’s Elthorne Police Panel meeting and latest crime statistics provided at the meeting   October November December January Residential Burglary 4 5 5 4 Personal   Robberies 2 2 2 2 There have been 76 burglary offences reported in the ward since April 2012, 10 of which were attempted burglaries. […]

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Street cleaning performance and Streetwatchers

by Nigel Bakhai on 29 January, 2013

Please find below a copy of a speech to the January 2013 Council meeting to support a Lib Dem amendment on the council’s poor performance in street cleaning and the Streetwatcher service:- Mr Mayor. The problems with Enterprise at the start of the new rubbish and recycling contract in April-May last year are now largely […]

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Elthorne October Policing Report

by Nigel Bakhai on 25 October, 2012

Here is a report from the Elthorne SNT Police Panel meeting in October including some of the latest crime figures.   Robbery May 2 June 3 July 4 August 2 September 2 October 1 There were 18 incidents of personal robbery between April and September. This is an increase of 2 offences against 2011.   Burglary   […]

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August Policing Report

by Nigel Bakhai on 24 August, 2012

Here is my report on a meeting of the Ealing Community and Police Consultative Group that I attended this week. First of all, we had a report from acting Superintendent Simon Message on local policing over the last year including the recent shootings in June in Glenpark Court, Felix Road. Ealing Police have agreed new hours for the Safer Neighbourhood Teams […]

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Question Would the portfolio holder please outline what discussions he has had with Ealing Police in relation to the potential closure of Ealing Police Station and alternative sites for the relocation of the front counter and other police services? Answer For some time there have been discussions about the future of Ealing Police Station and […]

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Ealing Borough Policing report

by Nigel Bakhai on 24 May, 2012

Here is a brief report on some of the main issues raised at the Ealing Community & Police Consultative Group meeting in May. Firstly, there was a presentation by Superintendent Ian Jenkins from Ealing Police on the policing changes across the borough. The custody suite at Southall station has been closed, which means the loss of 12 cells […]

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Elthorne May Crime & Policing Report

by Nigel Bakhai on 13 May, 2012

Here is my report from the May meeting of the Elthorne Safer Neighbourhood Team (SNT) Police panel. First of all, the team has had a number of recent changes with PC Mark Ogunwe leaving the team to be replaced by PC Marek Kleiber. Two of the PCSOs Jay Thompson and James Postlethwaite have also left the […]

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