Welwyn Hatfield Council will spend £26k on a new officer dedicated to tackling antisocial behaviour in the borough.
The borough council has suspended a Hatfield shop’s alcohol licence after it was found to be selling illicit tobacco.
Volunteers on horseback are Welwyn Hatfield’s newest front line against rural and highway nuisances.
A former drug addict and ex-gang member told his story at a Welwyn Garden City school in a bid to help tackle antisocial behaviour in the town.
A recommendation to implement a Public Space Protection Order (PSPO) in Hatfield is set to be considered at Cabinet in February.