Crime prevention and community safety
One of the Council's priorities is to create safer communities. These pages contain information on the range of services helping to achieve this.
Antisocial behaviour is defined as Acting in a manner that causes or is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to one or more persons not of the same household'. This may include people drinking in the street, persistent security alarms, noise from neighbours, vandalism or cars parked illegally.
Closed-circuit television (CCTV) is in use throughout Calderdale and a Code of Practice ensures that data protection principles are complied with.
Calderdale Council's approach to achieving the targets set out in the 1998 Crime and Disorder Act.
Stay safe, drink responsibly: simple measures for having an enjoyable but sociable Christmas.
A scheme to increase the safety and confidence of vulnerable people when they visit Halifax Town Centre.