Anti-social behaviour covers a wide range of unacceptable activity that causes harm to an individual, to their community or to their environment. This could be an action by someone else that leaves you feeling alarmed, harassed or distressed. It also includes fear of crime or concern for public safety, public disorder or public nuisance.
Examples of anti-social behaviour include:
The police, local authorities and other community safety partner agencies, such as Fire & Rescue and social housing landlords, all have a responsibility to deal with anti-social behaviour and to help people who are suffering from it.
If you are experiencing problems with anti-social behaviour, or have any concerns about it, or other community safety issues, in the first instance you should contact your local council or your housing provider, if you feel you are at immediate risk call 999.
Councils can deal with the following:
To report noise nuisance to your local council, please use the following methods:
Telephone: 01482 300300 or visit their website and complete an online report here
Graffiti is criminal damage and if you think you know who is responsible you should call the council on telephone 01482 300300, so action can be taken.
You can request removal of graffiti from:-
The council do not remove graffiti from:-