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Community Safety Policing Prevention

Neighbour disputes & noise. What should you do?

Unfortunately, disputes between neighbours happen more often than we’d like. So if you are having an issue with a neighbour, what can you do about it? Humberside Police recently circulated this advice. Share it with your own networks. What can I do about my noisy neighbours? It can be frustrating to have noisy neighbours, whether […]

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Community Safety Prevention

About the ASB Community Trigger

This week is ASB Awareness Week (learn more here). Throughout the week we’re sharing some notes or thoughts about ASB. Please share it with your membership or your friends, neighbours, relatives. The more we talk about ASB, the more we can all play a part in tackling it.  Today – the ASB Trigger, for when […]

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Community Safety Prevention

How to report ASB

This week is ASB Awareness Week (learn more here). Throughout the week we’re sharing some notes or thoughts about ASB. Please share it with your membership or your friends, neighbours, relatives. The more we talk about ASB, the more we can all play a part in tackling it.  Today – how to report ASB incidents. […]

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Community Safety Prevention

What is ASB?

This week is ASB Awareness Week (learn more here). Throughout the week we’re sharing some notes or thoughts about ASB. Please share it with your membership or your friends, neighbours, relatives. The more we talk about ASB, the more we can all play a part in tackling it.  Today – a little bit more about […]

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Community Safety Prevention

Recent research about ASB for sharing in ASB Awareness Week

This week is ASB Awareness Week (learn more here). Throughout the week we’re sharing some notes or thoughts about ASB. Please share it with your membership or your friends, neighbours, relatives. The more we talk about ASB, the more we can all play a part in tackling it. Today – some simple research about ASB. […]

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Community Safety Policing Prevention

StreetSafe tool. Report places where you or others don’t feel safe.

The National StreetSafe tool has been live for a while now (we first talked about it here). It’s well supported across our area by Humberside Police and other partners, and as it’s ASB Awareness Week, this is a very good time to bring it to your attention again. It’s a tool that anyone can use […]

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Community Safety Prevention

Anti-Social Behaviour. Anyone can be affected. Everyone can play a role in tackling it. It’s ASB Awareness Week

ASB is a national priority. Recent polling by YouGov for Resolve found that more than one third (35%) of the UK public had experienced an increase in ASB in their local area, with just 1% believing that the problem had ‘decreased a lot’.  ASB is not a low-level crime, it devastates communities and has a […]

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National News Prevention

New national Community Safety Charter launched. We’ve signed up and all Neighbourhood Groups should too

National crime-prevention charity Neighbourhood Watch (OurWatch) has launched a new national Community Safety Charter enabling local organisations, groups, businesses and individuals to stand up against crimes such as antisocial behaviour, hate crime, intimidation, and harassment. NELwatch and VANEL have just signed up to the Charter (takes 2 minutes) and made the Pledge to help make […]

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Surveys

The Grimsby Town Centre check in survey. Your thoughts matter.

Grimsby Town centre is in the middle of significant change. There’s been a lot of work done in Grimsby Town Centre over the last few years, including the redesign of St James Square and the new Garth Lane Bridge and surrounding development of the waterfront. And there’s more on the way, with plans being devised […]

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Community Prevention

Calling all Allotment Groups

We now have two Allotments in North East Lincolnshire registered and setup as Allotment Watch. These were experimental, so that we could work out what an Allotment Watch would really look like. Now we’ve got these successes to learn from, we want more! In fact, all Allotments across North East Lincolnshire are encouraged to join […]

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Community Safety Prevention

Cooking Safely

This months safety reminder from Humberside Fire and Rescue Service (HFRS). Download the poster as .pdf here. Share with your neighbours and networks. More useful advice on the website for HFRS www.humbersidefire.gov.uk

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Community National News

Welcome to Neighbourhood Watch Week

This week (30th May – 5th June 2022) is once again Neighbourhood Watch Week. If you’re already a Neighbourhood Watch group then it’s a week to celebrate or do something positive to make the most of the week. As it also happens to be Jubilee Weekend maybe your group has got a Street Party organised? […]

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Policing

What to Look out for – How to Spot a Cannabis Farm. Advice from Humberside Police

Humberside Police have been writing to local residents as part of increasing the amount of positive legal action taken against people who possess illegal drugs, sell drugs or grow their own at home. In order to help you make your community safer and drug free, they need your help in reporting such matters. Illegal drugs […]

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Community

BBC Radio Humberside Make a Difference Awards are open

Do you know someone in your community who does amazing work and should be recognised for it?  The BBC Make A Difference Awards might be the place to nominate them. Read on and get your nominations in before the 29th April. This year BBC Radio Humberside wants to celebrate and say thank you to people […]

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Network News Surveys

Tell us about your Neighbourhood group. We have a survey about NEL groups. Please take a few minutes.

Every year or two, we ask questions of our local Neighbourhood Watch Groups (or similar types of community group) to find out how things are going. Once again I’ve put a simple survey together (here) and I’d be very grateful if you could complete the survey. It doesn’t have to be completed by the coordinator […]