Issue details

Community Safety Strategy

In line with the authorities approach to reviewing the way services are delivered to the people of Cumbria it is important to outline the way in which Community Safety Issues are addressed.

This strategy will outline how the authority will meet its statutory responsibilities, how the council currently contributes to the community safety agenda and how it can best address community safety issues going forward.

Decision type: Non-key

Decision status: For Determination

Divisions affected: (All Divisions);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 31/03/2015

Anticipated restriction: Public  -

Decision due: 24 Sep 2015 by Cabinet, County Council

Lead director: Executive Director - Economy and Infrastructure

Department: Chief Executive's Directorate

Contact: Jim Onions, Chief Fire Officer The Courts, Carlisle, CA3 8NA Email:


The strategy is currently being developed, consultation is planned to take place internally with Key Officers and with Members through the area support teams. Externally we will be consulting with partner organisations through the Safer Cumbria structure and with the third sector

Relevant Scrutiny Committee / Advisory Board: Communities and Place

Agenda items


  • Community Safety Strategy