Police visit homeless in St Giles churchyard to cut down antisocial behaviour

Work is ongoing to crackdown on antisocial behaviour in a churchyard in Northampton town centre.

Friday, 17th August 2018, 2:15 pm
Updated Sunday, 2nd September 2018, 10:09 pm
Police visiting St Giles churchyard this morning (Picture via @NptonPolice)

Officers from the Northampton Neighbourhood Police Team‏ have been out and about today (Friday) visiting homeless people camped out in St Giles churchyard, with members of the outreach team at Northampton Borough Council.

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A tweet from @NptonPolice said: "PC769 Rogers was out in St Giles Church Yard in Northampton Town Centre earlier today with outreach @NorthamptonBC . They are working in partnership to cut down negative activities such as drinking, begging, littering and drug use. #p769 #CommunityEngagement #safernorthants"