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Police target youths causing problems at Shildon take-aways
12:51pm Tuesday 8th October 2013 in News
POLICE patrols are to be increased in Shildon to target youths causing trouble and being abusive to staff at take-ways on Church Street.
Complaints have been made that teenagers are loitering near the shops.
Large numbers of youths are gathering and in some cases it is putting off customers.
Shildon Police have monitored the situation and patrols will target the area on an evening. The location is also covered by CCTV.
The police are warning the youths that action will be taken against anyone causing problems. Parents are also being asked to speak to their children to ensure they act responsibly.
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