Police appeal after damage caused in New Mills town centre

Police are appealing for information after damage was caused in New Mills town centre.

Friday, 9th April 2021, 9:40 am

Glossop Police SNT said it was believed the damage had been caused by groups of youths.

They added: “Young people have also been reported gathering, leaving litter, broken glass and causing ASB at Newtown Recreation Ground, Quarry road Pavilion and High Lea park and the public toilets on High Street.

“We are patrolling and we will not accept this type of behaviour.

Glossop Police Safer Neighbourhood Team shared these photos of the damage in New Mills.

"As the weather improves and the restrictions ease, we are ecpecting that there will be more people out and about, but there is no need for wanton damage spoiling our town.”

Officers appealed for anyone with any information about the damage to contact them.

If you know when it happened, or can help police with their investigations, contact the team by calling 101. Alternatively, you can report it online via the online contact form at www.derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.

Glossop Police Safer Neighbourhood Team shared these photos of the damage in New Mills.