Useful links - community safety

Advice and information

Citizens advice - A service that gives the public advice on resolving all types of social issues.

Crime statistics annual report for England and Wales - Home Office site that has crime statistics for your local authority area.

Neighbourhood watch - A national association which works closely with the Police with the aim of reducing crime and the fear of crime.

Police UK - The local crime, policing and criminal justice website for England and Wales.

Victim support - Victim Support is an independent charity which helps the victims of crime.

West Yorkshire Trading Standards - West Yorkshire Trading Standards provides help and advice for consumers and businesses in West Yorkshire.

WomenCentre - WomenCentre offers free, confidential, impartial advice and counselling on all domestic issues.

 

Business crime / advice

Mid-Yorkshire chamber of commerce - The Mid Yorkshire Chamber of Commerce and Industry (MYCCI) covers Calderdale, Kirklees and Wakefield. It offers advice and support to local businesses.

 

Crime reduction

British Transport Police - Contact details for the British Transport Police and advice on safe travel on the railways.

Designing Out Crime Association - The Design Out Crime Association (DOCA) provides a forum to promote safer communities and improve the quality of life.

West Yorkshire police - Contact details, crime prevention advice and local crime information can be found on this site from West Yorkshire Police.

Crime - The Home Office Crime Reduction Site offers national guidance and research documents.

Crimestoppers - The Crimestoppers charity works to prevent, solve and reduce crime.

British Parking Association - Information and guidance for parking operators and other professionals wishing to join the Safer Parking Scheme.

 

Government Agencies

Home Office - The Home Office works to builds a safe, just and tolerant society. It puts protection of the public at the heart of everything it does.

 

Housing, design and environment

Together Housing - Together Housing is Calderdale's largest Registered Social Landlord.

Placemaking Resource - This regeneration and renewal publication gives the most up to date information available in its field.