January 31, 2009
Burnham police to hold street
briefing following Marine Drive problems
Police in Burnham-On-Sea are to hold a public meeting this Wednesday
(February 4th) in response to mounting concerns about vandalism,
speeding and crime in nearby Marine Drive (pictured).
'street briefing' will be held on Wednesday afternoon at 12.30pm
by the Park Ranger's Office in Apex Park.
comes after Burnham-On-Sea.com was first
to report in January how Marine Drive residents' windows had
been attacked by vandals.
Wednesday's meeting, local residents will be invited to hear what
is being done by local police to tackle the issues and discuss
police spokesman told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Many actions have
already been put into place."
include regular patrols of the area, targeted high visibility
patrols, targeted speed checks, the application of a mobile CCTV
camera, and alcohol seizures."