EnviroCrime is a term that covers a wide range of unpleasant, anti-social activities that lowers the quality of life in our local environments.
The most common EnviroCrimes are:
How is EnviroCrime being targeted?
Individually these EnviroCrimes are dealt with by a number of different enforcement units within BHP:
Where several EnviroCrimes persistently occur together, in a particular area, there is a negative impact on the environment and the local community. When this happens co-ordinated action is required.
How you can get involved?
You, the local people have a very important role to play in targeting EnviroCrime.
This involves the following:
If your local area has at least 4 different EnviroCrimes and they are occurring persistently at a specific site please contact Brent Council's Environmental Health team:
This will help them to identify EnviroCrime hot spots in the borough which can then be programmed onto their list of sites for intensive action.