Tackling anti-social behaviour

Complaints about anti-social behaviour (ASB) will be dealt with quicker and more efficiently thanks to dedicated ASB teams. Proposals which follow a review by safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, on how Dudley Council and its partners deal with ASB complaints will also make it easier for victims to report problems. The partnership want to […]

Street pastors receive additional funding

Street pastors have been given the go-ahead to continue to keep the streets and premises of Stourbridge safe. Safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership and the Primary Care Trust have joined forces to ensure the pastors have an additional £11,000 funding needed to carry on their valuable work supporting the night time economy in […]

Get home safely

Get home safely

Christmas party-goers are being urged to make sure a good night out ends that way by planning their journey home. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership want people to get home safely after a night out.  It is warning people not to drink and drive and encourage them to use public transport where possible or […]

Website promoted to support Anti-bullying week

Website promoted to support Anti-bullying week

Posted by on Nov 10, 2011 in Latest news, Safeguarding, Young people | No Comments

  Young people in Dudley will stand up against bullying next week by supporting national Anti-Bullying Week. The week runs from November 14-18 and aims to prevent and respond to issues of bullying in school and the wider community. This year’s theme is ‘stop and think – words can hurt’ and focuses on tackling verbal […]

New campaign hits the road

New campaign hits the road

A campaign to raise awareness of the dangers of mixing alcohol and cocaine will hit bars in Stourbridge this weekend. safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, launched the ‘drop dead gorgeous’ campaign earlier this month which aims to raise awareness of the potentially lethal substance cocaethylene. Cocaethylene is produced when cocaine is mixed with alcohol […]

Operation teamwork launches

Operation teamwork launches

Organisations in Dudley borough will join forces to launch operation teamwork later this month. The operation, arranged by safe & sound,Dudley’s community safety partnership, aims to get communities working with partners to make positive improvements in their neighbourhood. Teamwork will set up base inClaycroft Place, Lye, on August 17, at Valley Road Community Centre and […]

Sexual exploitation

Sexual exploitation

Young people and their parents can find out more about the dangers of sexual exploitation by viewing an online video clip. safe & sound, Dudley’s community safety partnership, and Dudley Safeguarding Children Board (DSCB), initially launched the video last year to raise awareness of the risks that could be faced by young people. Following last […]