Local Community Action Panels

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Local Community Action Panels (LCAPs) are multi agency problem solving groups, working alongside the local community to address crime, anti-social behaviour and quality of life issues.

There are a number of members including:

  • Colchester Borough Council*
  • Colchester Parish Councils
  • Essex County Council
  • Local community groups
  • Councillors
  • Community leaders
  • Neighbourhood Watch
  • Resident’s Associations

Each LCAP serves to identify and achieve short, medium and sustainable long term solutions to local community needs.  LCAPs are action plan led, which are reviewed and updated at every meeting, please see below for each zones action plan.

For further information, please contact safercolchester@colchester.gov.uk.

*Colchester Borough Council Community Zone Teams are made up of Council Staff with in-depth knowledge of local areas and tools to report and solve problems quickly and efficiently.  To find your zone and for more information go to www.colchester.gov.uk/mycommunity.