Parks Police Service update

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Friday April 5, 2013

On 1 April 2013 the London Borough of Hammersmith & Fulham Parks Constabulary amalgamated with the Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea Parks Police Service to form the first Bi-borough Parks Police Unit. The new service will be known as the ‘Parks Police Service’ and will initially operate from the existing two bases at Holland Park and 77 Glenthorne Road, Hammersmith. Contact details are shown at the end of this bulletin.

The service will operate 365 days a year from 7am to midnight in summer and from 7am to 10pm in winter, with an establishment of 1 Inspector, 3 Sergeants (F/T), 2 Sergeants (P/T) 24 Constables (F/T) and 3 Constables (P/T). Officers are sworn in as Constables under the provisions of Article 18 of the Ministry of Housing and Local Government Provisional Order Confirmation (Greater London Parks and Open Spaces) Act 1967.

Useful numbers:

Holland Park base
 020 7938 8190

Glenthorne Road base
 020 8753 5999

Mobile patrols
 07973 124 066
 07970 527 568

Landlines are transferred to mobiles when office unstaffed.

Email:

 Parks.Police@rbkc.gov.uk
 ParksConstabulary@lbhf.gov.uk

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