STRATEGIC PLANNING SURVEY - 2019
SUMMARY: NW Co-ordinators and Deputies
100% Police (Community) Alerts should include warnings of Scams, Anti-social behaviour, Serious Violence etc.
91% Would like to see the development and improvement communications, crime prevention, and alert sharing between the various Watches (including Farm Watch; Horse Watch; Boat Watch etc.) AND would like to see all Watches working closer together under a common ‘Avon and Somerset Watch’ purpose.
81% Police (Community) Alerts should be a ‘post-code’ based.
60% Would welcome a 999 and 101 mobile app, to improve access and reporting to the Police and Emergency Services.
73% Neighbourhood Watch needs modernising to increase interest and improve perceived relevance?
62% That it would useful to have an online system for local NW Schemes to contact each other and share information?
56% They were not confident, or not confident at all, that their NW Scheme would continue running if the Co-ordinator was to leave.
51% Moving away from the traditional Co-ordinator ‘centric’ scheme model; having a ‘flatter’ structure; and using social media apps for communication would be beneficial.