Community safety and emergencies
Advice on staying safe.
If someone is in immediate danger phone 999.
Events at Mayhill and Waun Wen May 2021 - Independent Learning Review
The panel that conducted an Independent Learning Review into the events at Mayhill and Waun Wen in May 2021 has published its findings.
Anti-social behaviour (ASB) is when someone or groups of people act in a way that causes harassment, alarm or distress to others.
Find out about reporting hate crime and how to get support if you, or someone you know, is a victim of hate crime.
Public Space Protection Orders (PSPOs)
To help tackle anti-social behaviour (ASB), we plan to introduce a series of PSPOs in the city centre. If successful we may extend them to areas adjoining the city centre and to Woodfield Street in Morriston.
Bag storage in the city centre
Leave your luggage or shopping in a safe and secure place while you shop.
Counter terrorism advice and guidance
The current threat level for international terrorism in the UK is SEVERE, which means an attack is highly likely.
Flooding and severe weather
Information and advice on what to do when there is flooding or severe weather warnings.
Purple Flag Award
Swansea has won a Purple Flag which aims to raise standards and improve the quality of our towns and cities between the hours of 5.00pm and 5.00am.
Safer Swansea advice
Making our communities safer places to live and work. The police, council, fire, health and probation services, along with many other organisations and charities, work together to reduce crime and anti-social behaviour.
Swansea Council operates internal and external closed circuit television (CCTV) across a number of locations in the city.
A scam is a scheme that has been designed to con you out of your money, personal details or goods. It is very difficult to get these back if you have handed them over to scammers.
We work with schools and communities to deliver an extensive programme of road safety education, training and awareness to help reduce road casualties.
We run a number of Royal Life Saving Society National Pool Lifeguard Qualification (NPLQ) 8th Edition courses to equip people with the right skills to apply for jobs like pool lifeguards and leisure attendants.
Taxi safety advice
Taxis and private hire vehicles are generally a safe way to travel. It is important to make sure that you choose a licensed vehicle and to take sensible precautions.