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A Community Where People Care Enough To Act

So there we were, police, council and housing officers together with resident street champions and councillors, all gathered outside of the Oaktree Sports Centre in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, on a freezing cold December’s evening. In less than an hour it would go dark which left us with about 45 minutes to be briefed and to venture into the Oaktree Estate - would we discover a community where...
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Getting Upstream of ‘Troubled Families’

This presentation examines a number of demand issues for the police as they become more involved in the Troubled Families programme. Getting upstream of the problems families with troubles have without recognising the capability of community could lead to a stream becoming a demand induced dependency torrent. To get upstream and transform the river into a trickle will need you to ask three simple...
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