Chief Inspector David Happs, Local Area Commander

After talking to local residents, you’ve told us that your greatest concerns are road safety: antisocial behaviour and housebreaking and theft. In our plans below you can see how we are tackling these issues.


Our team covers Davidson Mains, Silverknowes, Barnton, Cramond, South Queensferry, Dalmeny, Kirkliston, Newbridge and Ratho Station areas.

Your Priorities

We are acting on priorities to influence policing activity in your area.

The Northwest Locality Improvement Plan (LIP) which highlights the local community safety concerns and priorities.

Police Scotland, The City of Edinburgh Council, NHS Lothian, Scottish Fire and Rescue Service, Edinburgh College, the voluntary sector and other partner agencies work together across Northwest locality to deliver this plan.

The plan can be accessed via The City of Edinburgh Council website or following this link Locality Improvement Plans

Policing Team

Inspector Jonny Elliott is the local Community Inspector. The Almond Ward officers and Northwest Community Policing Team covering this area are based at Corstorphine and South Queensferry Police Stations

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

South Queensferry Police Station

13 Hopetoun Road, South Queensferry, EH30 9RB