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

Here you can 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

Dog owner ordered to pay over £4,000

A former Weston-super-Mare resident has been ordered to pay over £4,000 in fines and costs for failing to clear up after his dog.

Weston’s purple reign continues

Weston-super-Mare’s purple reign continues! For the fourth year in a row the town has been awarded the prestigious Purple Flag in recognition of its safe and diverse evening and night-time economy.

Keeping you safe this New Year

Homes are often stacked with new gadgets and gizmos following the festive period so now could be the perfect time to ensure your property is safe and secure.

MAVISbus keeping people safe this festive season

People enjoying a night out in Weston-super-Mare this festive season will have a safe place to go if they need help over the Christmas period.

Don’t be a Dick this Christmas

Revellers in Weston-super-Mare are being asked ‘Don’t be a Dick’ as their Christmas celebrations get under way.

Best Bar None scheme launched in Weston-super-Mare

The official launch of the Best Bar None (BBN) scheme in Weston town centre took place last week at The Bay café. Best Bar None is a national accreditation scheme supported by the Home Office and the drinks industry aimed primarily at promoting responsible management and operation of alcohol licensed premises.