Tag Archives: young people

County Lines – Know the signs

Devon and Cornwall Police have launched a campaign to raise awareness of County Lines – urban gangs supplying drugs to suburban areas and coastal towns. The public can help disrupt the supply by spotting the signs of such criminal activity in their community and reporting it.

Posted on: 3 July 2018 | Posted in: Community | No Comments

Home Office refugee facility in Devon to wind down

The project in North Devon to reunite young refugees from the former Calais camp with their families in the UK, and to find more permanent homes for other young asylum seekers, is drawing to a close

Posted on: 23 November 2016 | Posted in: Health and Wellbeing

Council inundated with offers of help for vulnerable young refugees

Devon County Council says it has been being inundated with offers of help and support from local people in response to the arrival of a number of young people from the refugee camp in Calais

Posted on: 25 October 2016 | Posted in: Community

Devon to host temporary respite facility for young refugees

Devon is to host a temporary Home Office respite facility for vulnerable young refugees arriving from Calais

Posted on: 23 October 2016 | Posted in: Community