Police increase patrols in Barlborough Country Park

Police tape
Police tape

Officers will be heading out on increased patrols to tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB) and criminal damage around Barlborough Country Park after setting the issue as the latest priority.

The priority was agreed by residents, local councillors and partner agencies during the Community Panel Meeting on Friday, December 5.

Officers from the Barlborough Safer Neighbourhood Team will be carrying out increased patrols around the park to help deter anti-social behaviour and criminal damage, along with identifying possible offenders.

PC Jason Graham and PCSO Simon Galley will be speaking to groups of youths about ASB and vandalism and the effects of their behaviour on the local community.

Officers will take necessary action against offenders and residents are being encouraged to reports incidents of ASB to police on 101. Always dial 999 in an emergency.

For upcoming police events and meetings, visit www.derbyshire.police.uk and visit the teams’ page.

To speak to the Barlborough Safer Neighbourhood Team call 101, the non-emergency number for Derbyshire police.