| Accessibility Options
Text Size: A+ A- Reset
You are here: Home > FAQ
In this category:
Crime and disorder
Refuse and recycling
Town centre management
Result(s) 1-6 of 6 displayed:
How can I avoid being burgled?
Lock your doors and windows regardless of if you are in the property or not. The point of entry in more than 75% of the time is through a door or window.
Keep valuable items out of view. Leaving a laptop on view is an open invitation for a thi...
Categories: Crime and disorder
I am worried about crime in the Vale what can I do?
Crime is not high in the Vale. As of March 2011 the crime statistics against the previous year are as follows:
Burglary dwelling -24%
Theft Of Vehicle -3%
Theft from vehicle -26%
Total serious acquisitive crime -22.5%
Categories: Crime and disorderHousing
I’m worried about bogus contractors how can I prevent them entering my home?
A ploy used by unscrupulous contractors is to arrive unannounced and suggest you need immediate work doing on your property or garden. Usually they target vulnerable people such as the elderly, and more often than not these contractors are neither...
What can I do about anti-social behaviour?
Anti-social behaviour can’t be resolved without your help and involvement. You can either try speaking to the person, seek mediation or speak to the Public Safety Team. You may be asked to complete incident logs.
What is anti-social behaviour?
The definition of anti-social behaviour under the Crime and Disorder Act 1998 is that it is 'behaviour likely to cause alarm, harassment or distress to members of the public not of the same household as the perpetrator'.
Depending on the circum...
Where can I get help and advice if I am the victim of domestic violence?
No one deserves to live in fear from domestic violence. There is life after domestic violence and there are a variety of sources of help and advice available to people living in the Aylesbury Vale area. Find out more about domestic violence by fol...
Ask a Question
Enter your question
Top of page
Home|Accessibility|Add AVDC to my Favourites|Make AVDC my Homepage|Staff Page|Cookies
Copyright Aylesbury Vale District Council|NFI Fair Processing Notice|Information Promise|Disclaimer of Liability