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A local policing neighbourhood in Derbyshire Constabulary

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This Safer Neighbourhood area covers Whitwell and Hodthorpe. It belongs to the North East Local Policing Unit.

Whitwell is a small village with a population of around 5,000 situated in an agricultural area, on the Derbyshire and Nottinghamshire boundary. Part of the world famous Creswell Crags are within the Whitwell boundary. The Church of St Lawrence is central to the village and dates back to 1150.

Contact Details
Neighbourhood Priorities

1. Nuisance off-road bikes.

Issue Date Thursday 13th June 2024

2. Residents have been made aware that SNT are monitoring the calls and trying to get any CCTV to identify the riders or bikes to take appropriate action. SNT will be conducting high visibility patrols as well as local Council Enforcement officers.

Action Date

Neighbourhood Map

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