Community Safety Committee MEETING

Notice of Meeting

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

Monday, 17 August 2015

His Worship The Mayor and Councillors

I have by direction to inform you that a Community Safety Committee Meeting Council will be held at Meeting Room 2, on Tuesday, 18 August 2015 for consideration of the business available on Council's website at http://www.hurstville.nsw.gov.au/Agendas-and-Minutes.

Mr L O’Connor

Acting General Manager

 

BUSINESS

1.      Apologies

2.      Confirmation of Minutes of Previous Meeting

3.      Matters Arising from Previous Meeting

4.      Disclosures of Interest

5        Agenda Items

6.      General Business

7.      Next meeting Tuesday 17 November 2015 at 12 noon

 


Community Safety Committee Meeting

Summary of Items

Tuesday, 18 August 2015

 

Agenda Items

CSC008-15       Crime Prevention Strategy (12/2127)

(Report by Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden)....................................... 2

CSC009-15       Recent incidents in Hurstville (12/2127)

(Report by Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden)....................................... 3

CSC010-15       Crime Statistics, hotspots and recent activities (12/2127)

(Report by Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden)....................................... 4

CSC011-15       Westfield Hurstville - Statistics of Interest (12/2127)

(Report by Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden)....................................... 5   

 


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

AGENDA

1.      Apologies 

2.      Confirmation of Minutes of Previous Meeting

Community Safety Committee Meeting - 19 May 2015

3.      Matters Arising from Previous Meeting

4.      Disclosure of Interest


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

5.      Agenda Items

CSC008-15       Crime Prevention Strategy 

Report Author/s

Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden

File

12/2127

Previous Reports Referenced

No

Community Strategic Plan Pillar

Social and Cultural Development

Existing Policy?

Yes

New Policy Required?

No

Financial Implications

Nil

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Council’s application for funding to implement the Crime Prevention Strategy was unsuccessful.

 

AUTHOR RECOMMENDATION

That the information be received and noted

 

REPORT DETAIL

As previously reported to the Committee Council applied to the NSW Justice Department for funding to implement the Crime Prevention Plan.

 

Advice has now been received that the application was unsuccessful.

 

As there are no funds allocated within Council’s budget the implementation will be delayed.

 

Some measures (such as printing of flyers) may be undertaken from existing budgets but will only be on a small scale. 

 

 

 

  


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

CSC009-15       Recent incidents in Hurstville 

Report Author/s

Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden

File

12/2127

Previous Reports Referenced

No

Community Strategic Plan Pillar

Social and Cultural Development

Existing Policy?

Yes

New Policy Required?

No

Financial Implications

Nil

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

Police will provide an update on recent criminal incidents in Hurstville

 

AUTHOR RECOMMENDATION

THAT the information be received and noted

 

REPORT DETAIL

There have been several incidents recently of robberies in the Hurstville CBD area and concerns have been raised by some residents.

 

The police representative will provide an update to the Committee on the investigations into these incidents. 

 

 

 

  


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

CSC010-15       Crime Statistics, hotspots and recent activities 

Report Author/s

Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden

File

12/2127

Previous Reports Referenced

No

Community Strategic Plan Pillar

Social and Cultural Development

Existing Policy?

Yes

New Policy Required?

No

Financial Implications

Nil

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

The police will present a report in regard to this item including recent incidents of note and police operations.

 

AUTHOR RECOMMENDATION

THAT the information be received and noted

 

REPORT DETAIL

A presentation will be made to the meeting.

 

 

  


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

CSC011-15       Westfield Hurstville - Statistics of Interest 

Report Author/s

Manager Community Services, Mr D Linden

File

12/2127

Previous Reports Referenced

No

Community Strategic Plan Pillar

Social and Cultural Development

Existing Policy?

Yes

New Policy Required?

No

Financial Implications

Nil

 

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

A presentation will be made to the Committee by Westfield’s representatives.

 

AUTHOR RECOMMENDATION

THAT the information be received and noted

 

REPORT DETAIL

Westfield Hurstville security representatives on the Committee will make a presentation on incidents and statistics of interest to the Committee.

 

 

 

 

     


Hurstville City Council – Community Safety Committee Meeting Tuesday, 18 August 2015

6.      General Business

7.      Next Meeting