Councillor Alastair Cathcart is the Chair of the Police and Community Safety Partnership in Ards and North Down. Jo Scott  is Vice Chair.

Political members

Name Party
Councillor Alastair Cathcart (Chair) DUP
Councillor Christine Creighton Alliance
Alderman Trevor Cummings DUP
Councillor Libby Douglas DUP
Councillor Nigel Edmund  DUP
Councillor Lorna McAlpine  Alliance
Councillor Victoria Moore Alliance
Councillor David Rossiter Alliance
Councillor Richard Smart UUP
Councillor Pete Wray UUP

Independent members

Johnny Currie
Sandra Henderson
Louise Little
Jude McNeill
Janette McNulty 
Jo Scott (Vice Chair)
Gavin Sinclair
Albert Spratt

Statutory agencies

  • Education Authority 
  • Health and Social Care Trust
  • Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service 
  • Northern Ireland Housing Executive
  • Probation Board for Northern Ireland 
  • PSNI  
  • Youth Justice Agency

If you would like to find out more about the work of the partnership or how to make your neighbourhood safer you can call us on 028 9127 8054 or email