Dispersal order in place in Chesterfield town centre

Officers are clamping down on yobbish behaviour in the heart of Chesterfield.

Wednesday, 20th October 2021, 2:34 pm

A two-day dispersal order is now in place in and around the town centre.

It will allow officers to move people suspected of causing anti-social behaviour from the town centre.

A spokesperson for Chesterfield Town Centre Safer Neighbourhood Team said: “The dispersal orders can be authorised for 48 hours.

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Chesterfield town centre.

“Individuals failing to comply with lawful directions may be subject to arrest,” they added.

This map shows the area covered by the dispersal order.