Chief Inspector David Happs, Local Area Commander
After talking to local residents, you’ve told us that your greatest concerns are antisocial behaviour, housebreaking and other thefts, becoming the victim of violent crime and dangerous driving and parking in the area, particularly around schools.
In our plans below you can see how we are tackling these issues.
Our team covers, Blackhall, Comely Bank, Craigleith, Drylaw, Inverleith, Dean Village and Stockbridge
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
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If you would like this information in an alternative format or language - please phone us on 101 to discuss your needs.
Inspector Jonny Elliott is the local Community Inspector. The Inverleith Ward officers and Northwest Community Policing Team covering this area are based at Drylaw Police Station.
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
Drylaw Mains Police Station
701 Ferry Road,