Face The People - July 2011
25 May 2011
HAVE YOUR SAY TO MAKE CITY SAFER
The SaferPeterborough partnership are giving people the
opportunity to discuss concerns they may have about crime and
community safety at the Peterborough Festival, Central Park, on
Saturday 9 July 2011 from 12 noon until 4pm.
Heads of organisations and staff from the partnership will be
talking to visitors at the festival about crime-related issues in
their communities and asking people to complete a survey to help
paint a picture of crime in Peterborough.
The People’ consultation will take place from a designated marquee
at the Princes Gate entrance of the festival.
Children will have a chance to play a real life Guess Who, try
on fire fighting equipment and to sit in a police car and fire
Children and people who take a minute to answer the survey
questions will receive a free goody bag.
UPDATE: 5 March 2013 A Government minister has
praised Peterborough for helping victims of domestic violence get
See full press release and video here.
UPDATE: 12 February 2013 There has been a
spate of fires being set in wheelie bins, discarded furniture and
some vehicles, across the city. We have teamed up with other
agencies, including the fire service to tackle this problem. You
can help to prevent these types of offences, by ensuring that
wheelie bins are not left in the street after collection, or if
they are full, kept in a safe place until they can be emptied.
Report any discarded furniture to the local authority so they can
make arrangements to collect it. We are also working with youths
both in and out of schools to educate them about the dangers of
setting fires and asking them to be vigilant when out and about.
Please report any suspicious activity around fires to the Police on