Community Policing Inspector Stewart McColm
Inspector Stewart McColm is the Community Inspector for Galloway Area Command. He is responsible for the community teams in Wigtownshire and the Stewartry.
After talking to local residents, you've told us what your main concerns are and these have been outlined under the Local Policing Plan.
Dee and Glenkens
This ward covers Carsluith, Gatehouse, Borgue, Twynholm, Ringford, Lauriston, Kelton, Gelston, Auchencairn, Dundrennan and Kirkcudbright delivering services of community and response policing.
Creetown which is also in this ward, is covered by the Mid Galloway Community and Response Policing teams based at Newton Stewart.
We are acting on priorities to influence policing activity in your area. The Dumfries and Galloway Local Policing Priorities 2017-2020 are;
1. Tackling Anti-social Behaviour
2. Protecting vulnerable people at risk of harm
3. Homes being broken into.
4. Drug dealing and substance misuse
5. Violent Crime
For more information see the Dumfries and Galloway Local Policing Plan
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Your Stewartry Community Policing Team is led by Sergeant Colin Scott based at Castle Douglas Police Station. Constables John Brown, Alison Blacklock, Chloe Ellis and Thomas Dingwall are the dedicated area community officers.
The team also includes Secondary School Campus Officer Constable Nicola McFadzean who covers all 4 secondary schools in the Stewartry area.
Further support is provided by Constable William Dodds, the Galloway Anti-social Behaviour Officer based at Newton Stewart.
There is also a wider Operational Policing team to respond to immediate emergencies and ongoing incidents throughout the area.
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.
Your Police Station
No Community Police Stations