Robert has over 20 years experience in managing Community Safety and over 30 years experience of the public sector, having retired as Head of Community Safety at Wandsworth in 2010. Robert is Secretary of Wandsworth Community Safety Trust, has a number of other charitable interests and is currently a Visiting Fellow at Portsmouth University Institute for Criminal Justice Studies. Robert has recently completed a short term contract as Census Area Manager for Wandsworth West. Robert has been an NCSN Board Director since 2003 and is currently Chair of NCSN.
NCSN is an organisation dedicated to supporting those involved in working and develop Safer Communities across the UK and throughout Europe. With a Board of Directors made up of experienced community safety practitioners and members from a wide range of organisations involved in crime reduction and community safety. NCSN is best placed to put you in touch with like minded individuals and provide the tools you need to support you in your role.
Our mission1) Give a National voice to those engaged in promoting Safer Communities through participation in consultation.
2) Engage directly with government bodies on policy and practice in the field of community safety.
3) Support the professional development of those engaged in delivering Safer Communities.
4) Share information to promote joint working amongst relevant agencies across the UK and Europe.