Camborne Town area has a population of 19,900 people, of which nearly 40% live in areas described as deprived. Camborne is located within the urbanised network area of Camborne, Pool and Redruth.

A multi-agency Safer Camborne Action Team in the area focuses on emerging local issues as well as evidence gained from our Strategic Assessment and annual ‘Have Your Say Survey’.

Contact: communitysafety@cornwall.gov.uk

Some examples of work undertaken:

  • Operation Streetdrink – voluntarily removing high strength 3 litre bottles of cider from the shelves
  • Domestic Abuse and Sexual Violence
  • Anti-social behaviour
  • Camborne town environmental improvements
  • SMART (Substance Misuse and Retail Training) to pub, club and off licence staff
  • A focus on violent crime amongst young people
  • Licensing Enforcement
  • Best Bar None – an initiative to improve standards amongst licensed premises
  • Young people diversionary activities
  • Young people Summer Activity Programme
  • Sexual Assault and Referral Centre Detached Worker liaising with the Youth Service and young people
  • Multi-agency Patrols
  • Safer Cornwall annual Have Your Say Survey
  • Hate Crime Third Party Reporting Launch and ongoing campaign
  • Conducted a Community Awareness event visiting hundreds of properties to provide information on personal safety, reducing anti-social behaviour, fire safety and waste/rubbish;
  • Cleaned/replaced public Designated Public Places Order signage, to assist with continued enforcement in relevant areas in relation to alcohol.

 

 

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Safer Cornwall are a working partnership involving: