Community safety

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Community awareness and our responsibility

Leicestershire County Council has compiled a Community Safety Strategy (2022-26) together with a Community Safety Agreement which outlines common community safety priorities across partner agencies. You can find out more on our professional resources site.

How to recognise abuse and report it.

Find out how to recognise child abuse or neglect and who to contact to report it.

A hate incident is any incident where someone is targeted because of who they are, or who someone thinks they are. Report a hate incident.

Advice and support about domestic or sexual abuse.

You can go to a Keep Safe Place if you're out and about and need to go somewhere to feel safe or get help for a few minutes.

Ask for Angela gives women and men a subtle phrase to assist getting them out of potentially dangerous and helpless situations.

Information and support helping to reduce the threat of terrorism and extremism.

Anti-Social Behaviour (ASB) is generally defined as behaviour that causes or is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to another individual. Find out how to report it here.

Our Local Area Co-ordinators aim to improve the health and wellbeing of individuals and communities. This helps to reduce demand on public services (mainly health and social care), preventing people from reaching crisis, and putting people in control of their lives and choices.

We've teamed up with partners to launch this year's Safer Summer campaign.

Contact details for Travellers Liaison Officers and the Traveller Education Service.


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Let us know how we can improve services

Code-word helps keep people safe

How to reach out if you have safety concerns