Agenda and draft minutes

Community Safety Committee - Thursday, 4 June 2020 7.00 pm

Venue: Council Chamber, Council Offices, Foster Avenue, Beeston NG9 1AB

Contact: Email: committees@broxtowe.gov.uk 

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Items
No. Item

1.

DECLARATIONS OF INTEREST

Members are requested to declare the existence and nature of any disclosable pecuniary interest and/or other interest in any item on the agenda.

Minutes:

There were no declarations of interest.

2.

MINUTES pdf icon PDF 115 KB

To approve the minutes of the previous meeting held on 23 January 2020.

Minutes:

The minutes of the meeting held on 23 January 2020 were confirmed and signed as a correct record.

 

3.

NEIGHBOURHOOD POLICING INSPECTOR UPDATE

To receive an update on local policing issues.

Minutes:

The Committee received an update on neighbourhood policing.

4.

FOOD SERVICE PLAN 2020/21 pdf icon PDF 98 KB

To advise Members of, and seek approval for, a revised Food Service Plan.

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the revisions to the Food Service Plan.

 

The plan describes how the service is discharged and details the numbers, types and priority ratings of the borough’s food premises, the frequencies of planned interventions, sampling programmes, health promotion activities, reactive work, including responding to food complaints, food hazard warnings and investigating cases of infectious disease.

 

RESOLVED that the Food Service Plan 2020-21 be approved.

 

5.

UPDATE ON THE POLICE AND CRIME COMMISSIONER PANEL

Councillor R D MacRae, the Council’s representative on the Nottinghamshire Police and Crime Commissioner Pane, will provide and update for the Committee.

Minutes:

The Committee received an update on the Police and Commissioner Panel’s recent work.

6.

RENEWAL OF PUBLIC SPACES PROTECTION ORDERS pdf icon PDF 182 KB

To update Committee on the renewal by the Chief Executive using executive powers, of existing Public Spaces Protection Orders in order to continue helping to control issues around public consumption of alcohol. 

 

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee were updated on the use of the Chief Executive’s executive powers to renew the existing Public Spaces Protection Orders (PSPOs) in order to continue helping to control issues around public consumption of alcohol. 

 

The Committee discuss extending the area of the PSPO in Beeston North.

 

            RESOLVED that a consultation be undertaken in Beeston North to extend the PSPO area, with the exact area to be provided by Ward Members, and that the responses to the consultation be reported to a future Community Safety Committee.

7.

CCTV UPDATE pdf icon PDF 560 KB

To provide Committee with various updates and information regarding the closed-circuit television (CCTV) cameras owned and operated by the Council and LLeisure.

 

 

Minutes:

The Committee were updated on the use of CCTV and its effectiveness.

 

The Committee noted the need for CCTV. However, it was reported that further savings could be made within the service and that some CCTV cameras were nearing the end of their lifespan.

 

            RESOLVED that the Council undertake an internal review of the effectiveness and value for money of Broxtowe’s town centre CCTV.

8.

PERFORMANCE MANAGEMENT - REVIEW OF BUSINESS PLAN PROGRESS - COMMUNITY SAFETY pdf icon PDF 349 KB

To report progress against outcome targets identified in the Community Safety and Health Business Plan, linked to Corporate Plan priorities and objectives, and to provide an update as to the latest key performance indicators therein.

 

Minutes:

Members noted the progress made in achieving the Business Plan for Community Safety and Health in addition to the current key performance indicators for 2020/21.

 

9.

WORK PROGRAMME pdf icon PDF 20 KB

To consider items for inclusion in the Work Programme for future meetings.

Minutes:

The Committee considered the work programme. It was requested that a report on bonfire enforcement, a PSPO update, a CCTV update and a further report on knife crime education be added to the work programme.

 

            RESOLVED that the work programme, as amended be approved.

10.

KNIFE CRIME ACTION PLAN 2020/22 pdf icon PDF 196 KB

To advise Committee of, and to seek approval for, a Knife Crime Action Plan.  

Additional documents:

Minutes:

The Committee considered the Knife Crime Action Plan.

 

It was noted that knife crime had deceased in the Nottinghamshire area.

 

RESOLVED that the Knife Crime Action Plan be approved.

 

11.

EXCLUSION OF PUBLIC AND PRESS

The Committee is asked to RESOLVE that, under Section 100A of the Local Government Act, 1972, the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1, 2, and 3 of Schedule 12A of the Act.

 

Minutes:

RESOLVED that, under Section 100A of the Local Government Act, 1972, the public and press be excluded from the meeting for the following item of business on the grounds that it involves the likely disclosure of exempt information as defined in paragraphs 1, 2, and 3 of Schedule 12A of the Act.

12.

KNIFE CRIME ACTION PLAN 2020/22 - APPENDIX 2

Minutes:

The Committee noted the confidential appendix.