Community safety

Community safety is important issue for Harlow Council.


Safer Harlow Partnership

The Safer Harlow Partnership is a partnership of organisations and groups working together to reduce crime, disorder and the misuse of drugs in Harlow. Led by Harlow Council the partnership is the Community Safety Partnership (CSP) for Harlow. More information on the Safer Harlow Partnership


Harlow Council takes its safeguarding responsibilities very seriously and whilst Harlow Council does not have a statutory responsibility for child protection (this lies with Essex County Council) it is obliged to perform certain functions that will help safeguard and promote the welfare of children in the area. More information on safeguarding