What is BSAFE?

BSAFE - the Safer Bolton Strategic Partnership - is working to reduce crime and disorder and drugs misuse in the borough.

BSAFE comprises eight partners:

Together the Partnership organisations have developed and are now working to deliver the Crime, Disorder and Drugs Misuse Reduction Strategy 2005-2008.

Four cross-cutting theme groups have been set up by the Partnership to carry out the majority of the detailed work over the next three years.

The Theme Groups are:

The key priorities for the strategy are to:

The Partnership aims to build the confidence of people living in the most vulnerable communities by tackling the issues that are important to them and working with them to raise standards and improve the quality of life for all.