Bid to monitor more roads for speeding in Waterlooville

A COMMUNITY speedwatch programme to educate speeding drivers is expanding.

Friday, 8th July 2016, 6:31 am

Police in Waterlooville are looking to cover more roads and need more volunteers.

PCSO Chris Penfold, from Waterlooville police, said: ‘At the moment we have about 18 volunteers who provide invaluable support to the community.

‘We are trying to expand our scheme with new volunteers so we can hit a wider number of roads and we have now started to get volunteers from as far as the Crookhorn area to assist our volunteers with Waterlooville North team.

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‘Our volunteers spend a lot of their valuable time tackling the issue of speeding in their local community. This has resulted in a large reduction of the number of calls to the police regarding speeding.’

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