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Just three people have used new Hampstead police contact point, officers reveal

PUBLISHED: 09:57 02 April 2014 | UPDATED: 09:57 02 April 2014

Sgt Ryan Keating opens the new Hampstead contact point at the Old Hampstead Town Hall. Picture: Dieter Perry

Sgt Ryan Keating opens the new Hampstead contact point at the Old Hampstead Town Hall. Picture: Dieter Perry

Dieter Perry

Police chiefs have revealed that just three people have used the new police contact point in Hampstead since it was set up earlier this month.

The long-awaited drop-in centre was launched on February 27 at Old Hampstead Town Hall, in Haverstock Hill, some nine months after it was first promised following the closure of century-old Hampstead police station last June.

The police hope it will be better used as residents become “more aware of its opening”.

The contact point is open on Wednesday and Thursday evenings from 7 to 8pm and on Saturday afternoons from 2 to 3pm.

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