We’re listening – join in the conversation

Councillor Tony Newman

Things will look very different in ten years’ time – globally, nationally and right here in Croydon. Of course, change brings both exciting opportunities and new challenges for all of us and we want your views to shape our future.

Safe and secure communities

Young people from the Choose Your Future campaign

People who know, support and respect each other are part of stronger and safer communities. The challenge Antisocial behaviour covers a range of issues, from fly-tipping and noise pollution to serious public disorder offences. It can cause distress and affect how safe people feel in their neighbourhoods. The immediate aftermath of the EU referendum saw a rise in hate crime and many communities are still concerned. Violent crime, particularly knife crime, grabs headlines and destroys lives. While we’ve had the largest fall in violent crime in London per capita we must still do more. And we know that some experiences,