Category Safer Somerset Partnership

Campaign launched to reduce knife crime in Somerset

Somerset communities are urged to report any knife crime in the area – and young people are encouraged to avoid becoming involved or victims of knife crime. A knife crime campaign was launched this week with a bid to raise awareness about the dangers of carrying a knife and report knife crime incidents across the […]

Young People urged to get help to end abusive relationships

Young people experiencing relationships that cause them to feel scared, controlled or who are harmed can find local help and support.   Safer Somerset Partnership launched a county wide campaign this week to raise awareness on spotting the signs of unhealthy relationships amongst teenagers.   Young people experience the highest rates of domestic abuse of […]

Somerset schools get creative to help prevent violence and criminal exploitation

Schools across Somerset are putting their creative talents online this month in an attempt to spread the word about the risks of knife crime and county lines drug networks. Following a county-wide competition in which they created podcasts and videos designed to help others understand two of the county’s most pressing social problems, twelve finalists […]