Gloucestershire Constabulary Ports Unit was established for the purpose of protecting the national security of the UK and to counter the threat from terrorism, espionage, sabotage, child abduction and serious and organised crime.
The unit is also interested in obtaining intelligence and information concerning all aspects of crime, including offences of smuggling, contraband and illegal immigration.
|Gloucestershire Airport is the county’s only designated airport and houses the Constabulary’s Ports Unit. The county also has 30 General Aviation airfields and grass landing strips registered with the Ports Unit. More information here.|| |
|The Ports Unit is responsible for Sharpness Docks in addition to all marinas and the coast line along the River Severn within the County of Gloucestershire. More information here.|| |