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South Normanton and Pinxton

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This Safer Neighbourhood area covers South Normanton and Pinxton. It belongs to the Amber Valley Local Policing Unit.
South Normanton and Pinxton are small market villages within the Bolsover District Council area, approximately ten miles south of Chesterfield Town Centre.
Both areas are adjacent to the main A38 Derby/Mansfield link road and Junction 28 of the M1 Motorway. The areas were predominantly mining villages and are still highly populated with ex-mining communities.

Contact Details
Neighbourhood Priorities

1. Nuisance motorbikes in South Normanton & Pinxton.
2. Anti-Social Behaviour on South Street, South Normanton.
3. Drug Dealing in South Normanton & Pinxton.

Issue Date Wednesday 3rd July 2024

1. High visibility patrols within the location, positive action to be taken against riders located, issue section 59 warnings or seizing the bikes under 165.
2. Regular high visibility patrols within the location, utilising our stop/search powers where grounds are met. Work alongside our Youth Engagement Team, issue anti-social behaviour letters to people found to be engaging in anti-social behaviour. For persistent offenders found to be engaging in anti-social behaviour, consideration to be given for other suitable disposals, such as Immediate Justice or issue acceptable behavioural contacts. Work alongside youth provisions and sign post young people to engage in positive diversionary activities.
3. Regular high visibility patrols within the locations. Plain clothes patrols to be conducted to identify dealers, carry out stop searches where grounds are met. Develop intelligence and carry out drug warrants in the area.

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