police step up patrols to make it a peaceful festive period
in Burnham and Highbridge are cracking down on crime in the run-up
will be increased high visibility foot patrols by PCSOs and police
officers, in addition to plain clothes patrols.
Sergeant Ian Kennett told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "Although the
risk of being a victim of crime in Burnham and Highbridge is low,
I am committed to making it a safer area and would warn offenders
that they will be targeted by my team."
will also be visiting licensed premises and working with CCTV
staff and radio holders in the town to reduce the risk of violent
crime so that the community can enjoy the Christmas period without
fear of becoming a victim of crime."
will also be targeting shoplifting, drug-related crime and the
public PACT priorities of illegal parking. The public are asked
to park considerately and not to leave valuables on view.