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Community update for Bolsover and North East from Derbyshire County Council
Posted: Thu, 25 Jun 2020 14:03 by Website Team
How to be prevent being caught out by a loan shark? See below for the latest Stop Loan Sharks newsletter.
- New online chat service for victims;
- Facebook Live Q&A sessions;
- Your Money and Your Life podcasts;
- Stop Loan Sharks reporting app;
- Online training available during COVID-19;
- New animation on YouTube to help people sport signs of illegal money lending
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:35 by Website Team
We're asking residents to be more vigilant after a recent rise in vehicle crime in the north east Derbyshire and Bolsover area.
Over the past few weeks officers have noticed an increase in thefts from and of vehicles throughout the North East Derbyshire and Bolsover district.
During the past three weeks we have had reports of seven vehicles which have been stolen and ten reports of parts or valuables... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:29 by Website Team
It's Scams Awareness Fortnight from 15 to 28 June 2020 and this year's campaign is focusing on the scams that opportunists have set up during the coronavirus pandemic.
Criminals are exploiting the COVID-19 pandemic to try and get their hands on your money and personal information. To date, Action Fraud has received reports from 2,378 victims of Coronavirus-related scams, with the total losses reaching... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 13:25 by Website Team
If you live in Derbyshire, the Police and Crime Commissioner is interested in your views about policing in your local area during the current pandemic.
Please take a couple of minutes to complete the anonymous survey available here https://bit.ly/C19Policing
No matter where you live in Derbyshire, whether an urban, suburban or rural area, your views are important.
The survey is a quick snapshot of opinion... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 16 Jun 2020 09:44 by Website Team
We are supporting The Children's Society by urging people who have a home-visiting role during this period of lockdown to spot the signs of child abuse.
The charity is asking key workers and neighbours to not only look for signs of physical injury but also watch out for children who seem withdrawn, anxious or frightened of adults in the house.
Neighbours may hear or see violence or shouting towards a... Read More »
Posted: Tue, 09 Jun 2020 12:10 by Website Team
With the various businesses now re-opening we ask that people are sensible when it comes to queuing - particularly where queues may form on main roads.
The impact of queues can be serious - in particular for emergency service vehicles. Marshals should be in place and you should take directions from those members of staff to ensure the safety of everyone.
Message Sent By
Carole Woodall (Police, Communications... Read More »
Posted: Fri, 05 Jun 2020 12:02 by Website Team
NEDDC has launched its Local Authority Discretionary Grants. Fund, with the application form
This fund is aimed at certain small and micro businesses which: are not eligible to access the Small Business Grant Fund (SBGF) and the Retail Hospitality and Leisure Grant Fund (RHLGF); have relatively high ongoing, fixed property-related costs, and can demonstrate that they... Read More »
Posted: Thu, 04 Jun 2020 11:41 by Website Team
Derbyshire Police have recently launched a live chat facility on our website as an additional contact method for non-emergencies.
The feature was activated on 29 April, and can be accessed by clicking the live chat icon on our website homepage.
Users will get to talk to one of our call handlers who will be able to take a report, advise where to find information, or point... Read More »
Posted: Mon, 01 Jun 2020 13:52 by Website Team