The Anti-social Behaviour, Crime and Policing Act 2014 enacted powers to create Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs). The purpose of a PSPO is to stop individuals or groups committing anti-social behaviour in a public space. They are designed to ensure the law-abiding majority can use and enjoy public spaces, without having to experience anti-social behaviour.
Decision type: Key
Decision status: Recommendations Approved
Notice of proposed decision first published: 17/01/2017
Decision due: 15 February 2017 by Executive
Lead member: Executive Member: Customer Experience and Innovation, Executive Member: Leisure and Tourism, Executive Member: Environmental Services
Contact: Nik Hardy, Assistant Chief Executive (Policy, Performance and Economic Strategy) Email: email@example.com, Sharon Sewell, Chief Officer (Place and Governance) and Monitoring Officer Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Background2: That the Executive approve the initiation of a public consultation on the creation of a Public Spaces Protection Order within St Michael’s ward, gating the area between the Cumberland Building Society on Murray Road and Argos on Upton Street in Workington