The Belgravia Society
Belgravia and Knightsbridge Police Ward Panel
Meeting 26 - Wednesday 29th October 2014
Frances Blois Chair
Christopher Kaye Imperial College Union
Noel Nagle Jays Mews Neighbourhood Watch
Philip Ashleigh Knightsbridge Synagogue
Alan Cook The Belgravia Society
Madeline Elsdon Knightsbridge AssociationKate White Belgravia Magazine
Gary Herrett Sgt Safer Neighbourhoods Team
John O’Donovan SNT dedicated ward officerPaul King Crime Red Officer WCC
Noel Nagle Jay Mews NHW
Kate White Belgravia MagazinePhil Ashleigh Westminster Synagogue
Matters arising from previous minutes
All on the Agenda. It was agreed that the minutes would be completed by police attending the meeting.
Law and order reports
The map shows the main issues. Ladies handbags and mobile phones in the Brompton Road are far the biggest problem. Eastern European are in the Marble Arch area. Harrods and Brompton Road attract pick pockets. Theft from MV’s in the Eaton, Chester, Trevor Squares, quarter lights are being broken.
It was agreed to combine the Residential and Non Residential Burglary. NN wanted an extra column on the stats showing previous quarter.
A report was given on the large amount of crime prevention advice given to Imperial College students in Freshers’ Week
The team has arrested two Romanians for immigration offences and they have subsequently been deported.A detailed report was given by GH regarding a burglary from JAY MEWS where the suspect gained entry by jarring a glass door.
Belgravia and Knightsbridge Police Ward Team Priorities
Theft from Person
Residential and Non Residential BurglaryTheft of/Theft from motor vehicle
Any other business
AC mentioned the ASB in the Hyde Park Underpasses
NN mentioned Crime prevention and the use of the NHW signs