Area Commander Chief Inspector Mandy Paterson is the Area Commander and is responsible for policing within Falkirk area. Mandy is based at Falkirk Police Office. Falkirk Area Command The Falkirk Area Command serves around 154,380 people over an area of 112 square miles extending from Banknock in the west to Blackness in the east and from South Alloa in the north to Limerigg in the south. Our aim is to help make the area which we police a safe and welcoming place for the people who live and work here and for those visiting the area. Your Priorities We are acting on priorities to influence policing activity in your area. For more information see the Multi Member Ward plans in your local pages. Falkirk Local Policing Plan 2014 (PDF) Falkirk Local Policing Plan 2013 (PDF) Falkirk EIA Plan (PDF) PDF files on this page require a PDF reader, such as the free Adobe Acrobat Reader (download).