You Said We Did

We asked, You Said, We did

Anti Social Behaviour - We Asked

What are your concerns in your community?

Anti Social Behaviour - You Said

Local residents have informed us at community meetings that there is an increase in people gathering in the Newsham area causing disorder and damage.

Anti Social Behaviour - We Did

Worked with partners at Homes For Northumberland to survey the community, identify issues affecting the area and prepare a partnership response to those issues.

Outcome:

One youth arrested and jailed for a number of high profile offences in the area. Homes For Northumberland secured the tenancy of his family home.

Significant decrease in reports of disorder/crimes in the area he lived.

We continue to work with partners to safeguard vulnerable people in the area.

Youth Disorder - We Asked

What are your concerns in your community?

Youth Disorder - You Said

Local residents have informed us of an increase in disorder involving groups congregating in the Cowpen Quay and Town Centre areas.

Youth Disorder - We Did

Issued dispersal orders to a number of youths prohibiting them from entering the area for a specified period of time.

Reported a number of youths for offences include public order offences, assaults and shoplifting.

Outcome:

Continuing to work with partners to safeguard vulnerable people in the area.

House to house visits to ensure reporting of concerns and offer reassurance in area.