About City Centre Beat
City Centre Beat works with over 160 members throughout the Bradford City Centre and outlying areas to fight crime and anti-social behaviour. It provides its members a number of Benefits including up to date photographs and intelligence on known criminals via the SentrySIS platform.
City Centre Beat has two bases in the Bradford City Centre, the Kirkgate Shopping Centre and the Police contact point at City Hall. City Centre Beat has won a number of awards since its foundation in 2006.
Safer Business Award with Distinction
The Safer Business Award, with Distinction was awarded to City Centre Beat for its effective Crime Partnership work in all areas of Bradford in March 2010, 2012, 2014, 2016 and 2019.
The Safer Business Award (SBA) is the nationally recognised standard for Business Crime Partnerships and shows that they are operating lawfully in accordance with the Data Protection Act and the National Association of Business Crime Partnerships Codes of Practice.
Pictured from Left to Right, City Centre Beat receiving the SBA with Distinction Award
Steve Longbottom – CCB Manager, Steve Baker – CCB Manager, Catherine Riley – Kirkgate Shopping Centre Manager & Jonny Noble - Bradford Bid Manager
Promoting Community Safety
The highly acclaimed Student Safespot Scheme received the Promoting Community Safety First Prize at the 2010 National Business Crime Partnership Conference.