During the consultation, more than 95% of residents said they felt that behaviours addressed by the PSPO
"negatively affect their quality of life" and 77% completely supported the PSPOs
A failure to pay the FPN may lead to prosecution and a potential maximum fine of [pounds sterling]1,000, as would more serious breaches of the PSPO
Fixed penalty notices of PS100 can be issued by police and authorised officers but the maximum fine for breaching a PSPO
after conviction is PS1000 with the possibility of the offender being made subject to a criminal behaviour order.
Penalties: If you ignore a PSPO
, you can be fined PS100 on the spot (a fixed penalty notice), up to PS1,000 if it goes to court.
She added a public consultation undertaken by bothSurrey Policeand the council in November 2017 found residents were supportive of the PSPO
The ones who don't want to engage with us are using begging as a source of income and the PSPO
will allow us to deal with that.
A report about the PSPO
proposals, due to go before Rochdale's cabinet next week, said: "GMP supported the PSPO
but advised to drop the swearing ban given the issues with enforcement and that there is already legislation in place to deal with people using foul and abusive language in a manner that causes or is likely to cause harassment alarm or distress.
The power to make PSPOs
has been brought about by new anti-social behaviour legislation.
Rachel Jackson, communities manager at the Town Hall, explained: "A PSPO
aims to address activities carried out within a public open space which are considered likely to have a detrimental effect upon the quality of life for the local community.
If approved, the PSPO
would apply for three years but will be reviewed after one year.
Glasses and cans left at Slaithwaite station by Ale Trail revellers and, below, Clr Donna Bellamy humours one of the crowd as he 'greets' her PSPOs
and a message will be sent out to potential troublemakers.
Zehra Fadoo informed Governor Sindh that PSPO
was engaged in creating awareness about the precaution, cure and treatment of cancer.