Cheshire Constabulary Information and Neighbourhood Policing

General Information

PCSO 9841 Julia Short (Rural Crime Team) and PC 3106 Garry Charnock (Rural Crime and Wildlife Officer) are responsible for the Chelford Ward. Please do not hesitate to contact either Julia or Garry if you have any issues or seek advice on community police issues.


You can contact them by either telephoning the non-emergency number (101) or via email:


Nether Alderley falls within the jurisdiction of Knutsford Police station and Knutsford Rural Policing

Toft Road,Knutsford,Cheshire WA16 0PH

Opening times:  Monday – Friday     9.00 a.m. – 5.00 p.m.                                                                                                               Saturday                             Closed                                                                                                                         Sunday                               Closed

The general e-mail contact for the local Police Station at Knutsford is

For non-emergency contact with the police, dial 101

For emergencies always dial 999

Police Surgeries for Gawsworth and Chelford Wards

Due to the COVID-19 restrictions that are now in place, our weekly Police Surgeries cannot go ahead at Marton Meadows Golf Club in Marton. However, we are going to do on line surgeries on our Facebook Page


Wednesday 2nd June 2021                 6.00 – 7.00 p.m.

Sunday 13th June 2021                       3.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Saturday 19th June 2021                    3.00 – 4.00 p.m.

Thursday 24th June 2021                 10.00 – 11.00 a.m.

Wednesday 30th June 2021               6.00 – 7.00 p.m.

Monday 5th July 2021                         2.00 – 3.00 p.m.

Wednesday 14th July 2021                 1.00 – 2.00 p.m.


If anyone wishes to get in touch outside these times or is not on social media, please contact us by emailing

Or if a member, email via


 Mobile Police Surgeries:

Suspended for the foreseeable future due to COVID-19.


Cheshire Police has a website

The website keeps residents informed of local events and police priorities. For more information, please follow this link:

Cheshire Police website


Cheshire Police Alert

Cheshire Constabulary is encouraging local residents to join the ‘Cheshire Police Alert’ network, where e-mails are sent directly to individuals with updates about local crime and policing.

For more information, please follow this link:

Cheshire Police alert


Mr. David Keane is the Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire.

On the 6th May 2016, David Keane was elected as the second Police and Crime Commissioner for Cheshire, replacing John Dwyer.

Role of the Police and Crime Commissioner

The Police and Crime Commissioner, or PCC, is responsible for holding the Chief Constable to account on behalf of the people of Cheshire.

The PCC will maintain an effective and efficient police service.

Other duties include:

  • To appoint and, if necessary, dismiss the Chief Constable
  • To set policing priorities and produce an Annual Plan
  • To set the annual police budget and council tax precept
  • To publish an annual report and accounts
  • To consult and involve the public.

Further information is available on the Cheshire Police and Crime Commissioner website including contact details.

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