Residents to see new Ottery police base in October

OTTERY S new Broad Street police facility will open to the public on October 15, as the town s officers move into their new base this weekend.

OTTERY'S new Broad Street police facility will open to the public on October 15, as the town's officers move into their new base this weekend.

It is calimed the totally re-furbished premises in the Old Convent will offer residents a "better level access", including an enquiry office.

Police bosses are yet to reveal if the new base will be manned by a civilian clerk, saying only the project is still "evolving".

Devon and Cornwall Police chief superintendant Jo Tennant said Ottery's neighbourhood policing team will have a "presence" in the base there from today.

She said an open evening is planned for October 15, adding: "I'm delighted with the move and am sure it will enhance the level of service within the locality".