Amber Valley Info

Derbyshire Polices Cuppa with a Copper sessions are going mobile in parts of the Amber Valley, and will be making their first stops in Somercotes and Crich next week.





 













 

Cuppa with a Copper comes to Crich and Somercotes

by Amber Valley Info on Saturday 20 July 2019



Derbyshire Police's Cuppa with a Copper sessions are going mobile in parts of the Amber Valley, and will be making their first stops in Somercotes and Crich next week.



Officers from our local Safer Neighbourhood policing teams will be taking the Mobile Police Station out in the area to meet local residents, and chat about concerns over a drink and a biscuit.


As well as speaking about any policing issues, residents will also have the opportunity to sign up for Derbyshire Alert to be kept updated of crime in their neighbourhood.


PC Lauren Shurki is one of the officers in the team. She said: “During the summer holidays we’ve decided to take our Cuppa with a Copper events on tour.


“We will be out and about over the next few weeks and would encourage everyone to come down, have a chat and let us know of any concerns they have in their neighbourhood.”


They will also be able to discuss the ‘Safer Together’ campaign which marks new investment in the force that will see 120 new posts created working to improve police presence in neighbourhoods and bolster investigations.


The investment came after consultation with the public revealed they were willing to pay extra in council tax to fund an increase in police resources in neighbourhoods.


Recruitment to the new roles is under way with posts all due to be in place by the end of July.


Investment will also be put towards improving road safety and providing greater support to vulnerable people, including those in mental health crisis.


The team will be at Riddings Park, Somercotes, on Tuesday, 23 July between 10am and 12 noon, and at the Market Place in Crich on Wednesday, 24 July between 3pm and 5pm.


Refreshments have been donated by Tesco in Alfreton.


Other dates for the Cuppa with a Copper goes mobile include:


Please look out further details for posters, on Derbyshire Alert and on the Alfreton Safer Neighbourhood Policing Team Facebook page, www.facebook.com/AlfretonSNormantonPinxtonSomercotesRiddingsSNT.


If you are not able to make the event but would like to speak to the team they can be contacted through the following non-emergency methods:


You can sign up to Derbyshire Alert for free community safety alerts, crime information and messages at www.derbyshirealert.co.uk.


News Home Latest News News Search Submit News


Amber Valley Local News


Project sails on its way at Heage Windmill Having found that two sails at Heage windmill needed to be replaced due to wood rot the Tr... read more

Will it be another washout today? The weekend has finally arrived - but what does the weather have in store for today?... read more

Hazelwood chemicals firm takes on record number of placement students A Hazelwood chemicals firm has recruited a record number of pla... read more

Derbyshire police pay respects to officer who was 'murdered' while on duty Derbyshire police have paid their respects to an officer w... read more

More news from Amber Valley











Cookies


Find out more about cookies we store on your computer.
Advertising


Find out about advertising on Amber Valley info.
Q R Codes


Find out about and download our QR Codes.
Social Media


Amber Valley Info are on Facebook and Twitter.
Legal Stuff


Read our copy of the sites terms and conditions.
Business Listings in Alfreton, Business Listings in Ripley, Business Listings in Heanor, Business Listings in Belper, Business Listings in Amber Valley, Business Listings in Somercotes, Business Listings in Swanwick, Business Listings in Loscoe, Business Listings in Codnor, Business Listings in Ambergate, Business Listings in Crich, Business Listings in South Wingfield, Business Listings in Denby, Business Listings in Heage, Business Listings in Kilburn, Business Listings in Duffield, Business Listings in Chesterfield, Business Listings in Derby, Business Listings in Nottingham, Business Listings in Derbyshire, Business Listings in East Midlands, Business Listings in Matlock, Business Listings in Ilkeston, Business Listings in Mansfield, Business Listings in Sutton In Ashfield, Business Listings in Kirkby In Ashfield, Business Listings in DE5, Business Listings in DE55, Business Listings in DE56