Decision details

Decision maker: Cabinet

Decision status: Recommendations Approved

Is Key decision?: No

Is subject to call in?: No


a)    the recent allocation of £30,000 for the engagement of a dedicated Mental Health Worker within the Complex Case Team, as requested by the Overview and Scrutiny Committee Members following their annual Crime and Disorder meeting held in March 2019, be welcomed;


b)    having acknowledged the benefits of restorative justice, the Council consider its application on a wider basis focussing on the rehabilitation of anti-social behaviour offenders through reconciliation with victims and local communities;


c)    the Community Safety Team be requested to endeavour to capture additional anecdotal evidence from professionals and regular visitors to the Council’s sheltered housing courts to enable any anti-social behaviour issues to be addressed more efficiently.


Report author: Shane Wright

Publication date: 24/06/2019

Date of decision: 24/06/2019

Decided at meeting: 24/06/2019 - Cabinet

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