Neighbourhood priorities

We asked, You Said, We did

How we have addressed the local issues you raised with us.

Anti-Social Behaviour

You Said


Residents in the Morpeth sector have complained about vehicle related
anti-social behaviour and speeding in Morpeth. 

We Did

A number of different measures were implemented which assisted to reduce the disorder.

- Dedicated patrols from our Motor Patrols Officers (On-going).

- Regular patrols in the locality were instigated.

- Morpeth Neighbourhood Team implemented Operation Gatsby and worked together with VOSA     across the sector to conduct checks on vehicles which would reveal any:

- Road traffic infringements - Gather Intelligence

-Speed-Gun deployment (On-going)

Dog Fouling/Littering

You Said

A number of residents raised the issue of Dog Fouling within the Morpeth
Town Centre Estates


We Did

Joint patrols are taking place with Northumberland County Council Enforcement Officers to highlight to them the problem areas and enforcement action can be carried out by our partner agency.



You Said 

A number of concerns were raised by parents relating to non-compliance
of ‘No Stopping Zones’ outside the schools in Morpeth. 

We Did


Officers from Morpeth Neighbourhood Team have worked together and will continue to work with Northumberland County Council Civil Enforcement officer to educate drivers and enforce the regulations.

The above issues are current and are still be targeted by Police and partner agencies.