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Date:       Tuesday 25 September 2018

Time:      6.30 pm

Venue:    Town Hall, High Street, Maidstone



Councillors M Burton, Garten, Joy, D Mortimer (Chairman), Powell (Vice-Chairman), Purle, Mrs Robertson, Rose and Webb


The Chairman will assume that all Members will read the reports before attending the meeting. Officers are asked to assume the same when introducing reports.



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1.        Apologies for Absence




2.        Notification of Substitute Members




3.        Urgent Items




4.        Notification of Visiting Members




5.        Disclosures by Members and Officers




6.        Disclosures of Lobbying




7.        To consider whether any items should be taken in private because of the possible disclosure of exempt information.




8.        Minutes of the Meeting Held on 20 March 2018

1 - 3



9.        Presentation of Petitions (if any)




10.    Questions and answer session for members of the public (if any)




11.    Community Safety Partnership Plan Update

4 - 35


Interviews with:


1.   Inspector Mark Hedges, Kent Police and Hema Birdi, Maidstone Early Help Manager, Kent County Council on “Gangs & Work of the Multi-Agency Gangs Group (MAG)”.

2.   Kim Flain of Change, Grow, Live (CGL) on “Substance Misuse & the Links with Homelessness and Substance Misuse”.

3.   Matt Roberts, Community Partnerships & Resilience Manager on “Maidstone Domestic Abuse Forum & the White Ribbon Campaign”.





12.    PSPO: One Year On

36 - 43



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