Community Policing Inspector Gordon McKnight

Inspector Gordon McKnight is the Community Inspector for Dumfriesshire Area Command. He is responsible for the community teams in Dumfries, Nithsdale and Annandale and Eskdale.

After talking to local residents, you've told us what your main concerns are and these have been outlined under Your Priorities for each ward Area.

Mid and Upper Nithsdale

This ward covers Sanquhar, Kirkconnel, Kelloholm, Wanlockhead, Drumlanrig, Carronbridge, Thornhill, Penpont, Moniaive, Dunscore, Closeburn, Auldgirth, and Holywood, delivering services of community and response policing

Your Priorities

We are acting on priorities to influence policing activity in your area. For more information see the Multi Member  Ward Plan.

Policing Team

How to Contact Us

Our 'Contact Us' emails are not monitored 24/7.

Our Twitter and Facebook sites are not for reporting crime and they are not monitored 24/7.

In an emergency always dial 999.

For non-urgent crime, you can contact your local police office by telephoning 101.

Please note that our Community Team email address is not for reporting crime or ongoing incidents. These should be reported by calling 101 (non-emergency) or 999 (emergency).

Email accounts are also not monitored 24/7.
Please note that this is a general email address for contacting your Community Policing Team, and is monitored by Operational Police Officers amongst their other main duties. It is not monitored constantly, and it may be some time before your email is actually read by an officer, particularly outwith normal office hours. If you wish to report a crime, ring 101 or in an emergency 999. Never use this email address for reporting crime.

Your Police Station

Sanquhar Police Station

Glasgow Road, Sanquhar, DG4 6BZ

Thornhill Police Station

Manse Road, Thornhill, DG3 5DR