Archive for the ‘Crime’ Category

Distraction burglaries

by lindawilkinson on 13 November, 2010

There has been an increase in distraction burglaries in the area. The local neighbourhood policing team has issued some tips to keep your home safe: – keep your front and back doors locked even when you are at home – before answering the door check if you are expecting someone – use a spy hole […]

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Working together for a safer community

by lindawilkinson on 6 December, 2008

Almondbury Councillors meet monthly together with the Police and officers from many Kirklees Services including Community Safety and Housing. Also present are officers from NHS and other service organisations. Called the Neighbourhood Management Group, it is a formal meeting to address problems you have raised. There are a lot of concerns and anxiety about anti […]

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Councillor welcomes new CCTV cameras

by lindawilkinson on 27 October, 2008

Linda has welcomed the purchase of mobile CCTV cameras for Almondbury ward. Huddersfield South Area Committee has allocated £20,500 to buy the cameras, which will be deployed wherever in the ward they are needed. Similar cameras have been used in other parts of Kirklees and have been successful in reducing crime and anti-social behaviour. Linda […]

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