Welcome to the website of North Somerset’s Safer and Stronger Communities Service

Here you can find out what we do to reduce anti-social behaviour, crime and disorder in North Somerset, including the latest news and press releases. You can also obtain crime prevention advice and what to do as a victim of crime and where to get help and guidance.

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Latest news from Safer Stronger North Somerset

Welcome to the world of licensing

A vital service that often goes unnoticed will be highlighted by North Somerset Council next week during National Licensing Week (17-21 June).

D Day 75th Anniversary

It has been called The Longest Day, the biggest amphibious invasion of all time, and the beginning of the end of the Second World War. However, it is described, D-Day is undoubtedly one of the most significant turning points in a six-year war that witnessed the deaths of more than 20 million people.

Taxi driver stripped of licence

Taxi drivers who use aggressive or inappropriate behaviour will be stripped of their licence.

Weston-super-Mare Armed Forces Weekend

Weston-super-Mare Armed Forces Weekend are pleased and proud to announce that the HM Royal Marines Band (Plymouth) will open the Armed Forces Weekend on Saturday 22nd June!

Police launch week of enforcement and education aimed at reducing the impact of knife crime

Avon & Somerset Constabulary’s work to tackle knife crime and serious violence will be intensified this week, as the police take part in a week of action aimed at reducing the number of knives on the streets, and educating young people about the dangers of carrying a knife.

Clever gardening tips to deter burglars

Spring is in the air and if you’re thinking of tidying up your garden, some clever planting could also make your home safer.