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BrimingtonSafer Neighbourhood Team

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Chesterfield Police Station, Beetwell Street, Chesterfield S40 1QP
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This Safer Neighbourhood area includes Brimington. It is covered by the Chesterfield North Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team and belongs to the Chesterfield Local Policing Unit. Brimington is mainly a residential area within Chesterfield Borough Council, approximately two miles from Chesterfield town centre. It is situated on the main road linking Chesterfield town centre with the M1 motorway.

Team Members

Sean Sanderson

PC 2963 Sean Sanderson

Sheila Rooksby

PCSO 4498 Sheila Rooksby

These priorities were set by your team following community feedback. Contact your team in person, by phone or online to let them know your priorities.

Your current priorities for this neighbourhood


Illegal drug supply and misuse across the Brimington area

Issue Date:
Issue was set on 13/05/2016
Actions to be taken are as follows:
  • Gather information about drug dealing and targeted anyone resonsible through drugs raids.
  • Continue to forge relationships within the community to reassure residents.
  • Appropriate action to be taken against anyone found to be committing drug offences.
  • Work with the council's housing department to ensure a joint approach to tackling the issue through evictions.
  • This priority was extended at a community panel meeting on Saturday, September 19 2015.

Speeding vehicles on Manor Road

Issue Date:
Issue was set on 13/05/2016
Actions to be taken are as follows:
  • Increased police patrols and spot speed enforcement checks by our roads policing unit.
  • Consider setting up a Community Speed Watch and carry out checks.
  • Work with partnership agencies to consider longer term solutions to the issue.
  • This priority was extended following a community panel meeting on Saturday, September 19 2015.

Actions and outcomes from previous priorities


Youngsters gathering outside Brimington Community Centre on the green, just off the one way system.

Issue Date:
Issue was set on 26/02/2014
Actions to be taken are as follows:
  • Worked with members of the community to gather information about offenders through surveys and regular patrols.
  • Informed youngsters regarding their behaviour and moved them away from areas.
  • Worked with local schools to educate youngsters on the consequences their behaviour can have on the community.
  • This priority will be reviewed at the next Community Panel Meeting.

Safer Neighbourhood Team Sergeants

Photo: Sergeant 2387 Matt Adams
  • Sergeant 2387 Matt Adams

I am Sergeant 2387 Matt Adams and I am responsible for this Safer Neighbourhood policing team.

I have been a police officer for more than 16 years, and have been a Sergeant for the last 10 years my service. I have worked in several areas including Derby city centre, Chaddesden, Long Eaton, Ripley, Dronfield and Clay Cross. 

I took up my current position in November 2016 and I am responsible for the newly formed Chesterfield North Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team, covering local policing bases at Newbold and Staveley.

 My priorities are to reduce anti-social behaviour and crime, alongside a commitment to provide a high quality service to the public by ensuring my teams are visible, approachable and work alongside partner agencies to target problems affecting the local community.

Safer Neighbourhood Events

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Crime Information


Crime mapping allows us to show you where crime is happening at a local level, so we can better engage with our communities and help them determine how best to police the area they live in.