Crime down says outgoing community PC
The outgoing community police officer, Vojislav Mihailovic, has published his last Brookmans Park and Little Heath Neighbourhood Watch Scheme Newsletter.
In it he explains his reasons for moving on, and says that crime is significantly down compared to 1990 when he took the job on.
PC Mihailovic says that in 1990 there were 54 dwelling burglaries, but so far this year there have been 19. He says there were 211 crimes in 1990, compared to 181 in 2003.
Vojislav is moving on to become the secretary for the Hertfordshire Police Federation. His place is being taken by PC Elvett Phipps from St Albans. You can discuss the role of the community police officer in a thread in this site's forum.
6 November 2004
New community police officer appointed - 27 October 2004
Community police officer moves on - 27 September 2004