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GRANGETOWN – Prostitution in the PENTRE GARDENS / TAFF MEAD EMBANKMENT areas (carried on from last meeting)

Status: Open

As a result of the incidents reported by the public and officer observations the waymarker time will now be extended from 1900hrs – 0200hrs, and the area has been widened to include Hafod Street, Dinas Street and Mardy Street, as well as Pentre St/Gardens and the embankment (original areas).
Dedicated occurrence number for residents – 1600372752. Reporting persons are encouraged to call 101 as this builds up a picture in order to deploy resources etc. Personal emails/mobiles are good when officer is in work but police are unable to respond if the officer is off.
New pathway scheme to divert women away from sex work which will ultimately end in criminal proceedings including criminal behaviour order and imprisonment briefly explained by PC NICHOLSON who is the point of contact for sex workers on the west of Cardiff.
PC NICHOLSON is due to meet with local residents on Friday 9th December to discuss further. A sex worker was arrested in the area on Friday 2nd December.
Residents expressed concern that needles had been found on Hafod St.

Date: 2016-12-06