set to launch high-visibility patrols in the run-up to Christmas
are stepping up their patrols in Highbridge and Burnham-On-Sea
town centres leading up to Christmas.
will be clamping down on shoplifters and anti-social behaviour
in the towns to ensure shoppers have a positive experience.
mobile police station will be popping up at various times where
shoppers can drop in and meet the beat team and raise any concerns.
Police Cadets will also be distributing leaflets and useful information
on how to protect belongings.
Andrew Pritchard told Burnham-On-Sea.com: "We want everyone
to enjoy their shopping in an atmosphere that feels safe."
will be reducing the impact of anti-social behaviour. We are working
closely with Sedgemoor District council and CCTV to identify potential
beat team will also be issuing advice to people who leave goods
on display in parked cars.
Chris Walls added: "Our team will be identifying vulnerable
vehicles where people have left valuables on display. We will
be photographing the cars and writing to the owners issuing some
tips on how to protect their property."