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Drinking and ASB Market Place

Agreed: 26 August 2017

Added by Penny Freestone on 09 April 2016 at 14:18

Drinking, ASB Market Place & Town Street. We continue to deal with this problem robustly, we are gathering evidence i.e names of offending people, times, dates, alcohol confiscated. Mendip licensing are involved, and license checks have been carried out in the shops that sell alcohol in the area. We are very aware of the effect this behaviour has on our community, and encourage members of the public, and businesses to report this behaviour to the police, please call 101.

Actions & Updates

  • Wednesday 11 January 2017
    Daily patrols and robust action still in progress
  • Tuesday 11 October 2016
    Patrolled market Place. Nobody drinking in the area.
  • Friday 30 September 2016
    Patrolled the Market cross. Two males at the Shambles. Drink poured away and details taken
  • Tuesday 13 September 2016
    Daily continued patrols, alcohol confiscated and drinkers moved on.
  • Wednesday 10 August 2016
    Warnings given to several people, resulting in a decrease in calls regarding ASB at this particular time.
  • Tuesday 12 July 2016
    Spoken to males drinking in the market place. Beer poured away and males left the area.
  • Monday 23 May 2016
    patrolled the area. No vehicles in Tesco car park.
  • Monday 23 May 2016
    foot patrol Market Place. Nobody found drinking in the area.
  • Wednesday 18 May 2016
    continued patrols, some alcohol confiscated.
  • Saturday 14 May 2016
    Patrol the area, and did not find anyone drinking today.