Community Safety

Who makes up the Community Safety Partnership?

Harborough District Community Safety Partnership


Partnership Responsible Authority Members:

  • Leicestershire Constabulary
  • Leicestershire Police Authority
  • Leicestershire County Council
  • Harborough District Council
  • Leicestershire Fire & Rescue Service
  • Leicestershire Primary Care Trust

Organisations Required to Cooperate:

  • Leicestershire Probation Service
  • Housing Associations

Other Organisations and Bodies Able to Play Key Supporting Roles:

  • NHS Acute Trust
  • Youth Offending Service
  • NHS Mental Health Trust
  • Voluntary Action South Leicestershire
  • Local Education Authority/ Schools
  • Local Criminal Justice Board
  • Drugs and Alcohol Action Team
  • NHS Ambulance Trust
  • Chamber of Commerce
  • Neighbourhood Watch

Structure & Input: Accountability and Authority

he Crime and Disorder Act 1998 established 370 such Partnerships across the country, each based around a local council area. All 370 Partnerships have national crime targets to achieve, each in alliance with their local Police. These targets cover: Vehicle Crime, House Burglary, Violent Crime, Criminal Damage, Robbery, and measures to address Domestic Violence. The partnership reports its activities through a variety of methods to local communities, and always appreciates feedback.

Terms of reference

 Read the constitution and terms of reference for the Community Safety Partnership.