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Information on community safety news and events across Derbyshire.

For more information on community safety in Derbyshire, please see the what we do section of our website.


7 February 2022

Safer Internet Day: All fun and games? Exploring respect and relationships online

5 January 2022

The Domestic Abuse Act 2021 gave Derby City Council and Derbyshire County Council the statutory duty to provide support in safe accommodation for victims of domestic abuse and to publish a strategy outlining how they will do this. The draft strategy was published on the Safer Derbyshire website on 26th October 2021. The final Derby and Derbyshire Domestic Abuse Support in Accommodation Strategy 2021 to 2024 can be found on the Safer Derbyshire domestic abuse strategy page.

8 October 2021

National Hate Crime Awareness Week 2021 will take place from 9 - 16 October 2021.

19 July 2021

Organisations across Derbyshire are joining the UK's first official Anti-Social Behaviour Awareness Week to take a stand in making communities safer.

19 February 2021

Online safety has never been more important.

15 February 2021

New police leaflet to raise awareness of fraud and scams

5 February 2021

Safer Internet Day: Together for a better internet.

17 September 2020

Safety tips for students going to university and college

15 June 2020

It's Scams Awareness Fortnight from 15 to 28 June and this year's campaign is focusing on the scams linked to the coronavirus pandemic.

12 June 2020

Raising awareness of elder abuse in Derbyshire

28 April 2020

There's a new service to make it easier to report phishing emails.

30 March 2020

Important steps to stay safe online during the coronavirus outbreak.

25 November 2019

The Digital MOT is a new tool to help Derbyshire residents check how safe they are online.

20 August 2019

Community groups in Derbyshire are invited to free cyber security training.

14 May 2019

Residents can find out how to tackle anti-social behaviour as part of a campaign backed by Derbyshire County Council.

1 February 2019

Advice on protecting yourself against some of the dangers that of people can fall victim to, such as fraud, sexual exploitation and physical harm when looking to date online.

14 December 2018

National Rural Crime Network - Domestic Abuse Project

3 December 2018

Festive online safety tips

28 November 2018

Action Fraud launch campaign to fight online fraud over the Christmas period

8 November 2018

Festive online shopping tips

25 October 2018

Online safety advice to help you understand the dangers of oversharing online

23 October 2018

Halloween and bonfire night safety

7 September 2018

Tips to protect businesses from impersonation fraud

4 September 2018

Charities and voluntary organisations in Derbyshire are invited to attend a cybercrime conference.

16 August 2018

Businesses are invited to attend a cybercrime conference.

2 August 2018

DFRS safety advice

1 June 2018

National Scams Awareness Month

31 May 2018

Derbyshire event to raise awareness of Elder Abuse

22 February 2018

The Essential Digital Protection for Business conference is designed to help small and medium-sized businesses protect themselves from cyber attacks and advise on what to do in the event that they are targeted.