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Bakewell, Sheldon, Over Haddon and Ashford

A local policing neighbourhood in Derbyshire Constabulary

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This Safer Neighbourhood area covers Bakewell and its neighbouring communities Sheldon Over Haddon and Ashford in the Water. It belongs to the Derbyshire Dales Local Policing Unit.
Bakewell is the principal town of the Peak District National Park and therefore attracts thousands of visitors each year. The market town is situated in the Derbyshire Dales local authority area.

Contact Details
Neighbourhood Priorities

1. Speeding
2. Double White Line Parking Offences
3. Fear of Burglary

Issue Date Wednesday 17th April 2024

Speeding and Parking Speed Enforcement and Education by Trained Safer Neighbourhood Officers. Enforcement by Casualty Reduction Enforcement Support Police Team Enforcement and Education by Police Roads Policing Teams. Enforcement and Education on Double White Line Parking Offences Burglaries High Visibility patrols and engagements across the areas. A mixture of high visibility and plain clothes patrols in hot key locations. Work with the community and partner agencies to promote crime prevention initiatives. Regularly review and publicise crime trend information and intelligence to identify hot spot locations and potential suspects with specialist police teams.

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