The council has systems in place to remove dangerous drug paraphernalia quickly and effectively to ensure the safety of the public.
Anyone who finds drug litter, in particular needles or syringes should not touch it and report it immediately to:
Please give details of the location of the litter and approximately how many needles there are.
The council will arrange for a trained professional to collect the paraphernalia safely and quickly. Drug paraphernalia includes any equipment used for drug taking.
This might include:
If you, or a member of your family receive a needle stick injury:
One of the aims of the Drug and Alcohol Action Team (DAAT) is to protect the public from drug-related criminal behaviour.
Residents are encouraged to report drug activity so the police can gather intelligence on local drug hotspots and take action to combat drug crime.
To report drug dealing or drug taking activity call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or Thames Valley Police on 101.