A Strong Voice for Croydon Central - Gavin Barwell MP
Home
News
Help me
Campaigns
Biography
Expenses
Contact me

Tackling anti-social behaviour on Monks Hill
11/12/2013 16:22:00

 
 

Over the last few weeks, my office, local councillors and the police have all been contacted by Monks Hill residents about persistent anti-social behaviour in the area.

My colleagues at Croydon Council and the Safer Croydon Partnership have therefore decided to impose a dispersal order on the Monks Hill estate.

Dispersal orders are a useful tool that help the police tackle crime and anti-social behaviour. They empower the police to:

- tell people to disperse either immediately or at a stated time and in a stated way;

- tell people who don’t live in the affected area to leave either immediately or at a stated time and in a stated way; and

- tell people who don’t live in the affected area not to return to the affected area or any part of it for such period (not exceeding 24 hours) from when the direction was given as the officer may specify.

To contravene a direction is an offence under Section 32 of the Anti-social Behaviour Act 2003, punishable by three months’ imprisonment and/or a fine not exceeding £2,500.

The order will last until Saturday 10th May 2014 and covers Selsdon Park Road, Farnborough Avenue, Lomond Gardens, Broadcoombe, Warren Avenue, the Shepherds Way service road, Tedder Road and Edgecoombe.

Comment on this blog

 

 

 More Blog Posts
03/04/2017
Friday night's attack on a 17 year-old asylum seeker
  Read Story
23/03/2017
Reflections on yesterday's attack
  Read Story
15/03/2017
IVF services in Croydon
  Read Story
02/03/2017
Government backs upgrade of London to Brighton railway and refuses to fund BML2 concept that would be bad news for Addiscombe in particular
  Read Story
27/02/2017
Spot the difference
  Read Story
21/02/2017
Second interim report on Croydon tram crash
  Read Story
07/02/2017
Fixing our broken housing market.
  Read Story
02/02/2017
Government provides £14m for refurbishment of Fairfield Halls and redevelopment of College Green.
  Read Story
02/02/2017
Southern Rail latest update
  Read Story
31/01/2017
How I will vote on the EU (Notification of Withdrawal) Bill
  Read Story

Full list of blog posts here

     
Gavin Barwell, House of Commons, SW1A 1AA, Tel  020 8660 0491      © Gavin Barwell  2017       Promoted by Ian Parker on behalf of Gavin Barwell, both at 36 Brighton Road, Purley, CR8 2LG