'Drug activity' reported near Bournemouth's Christmas Tree Wonderland

Bournemouth Police have carried out patrols in and around Bournemouth <i>(Image: Bournemouth Police)</i>
Bournemouth Police have carried out patrols in and around Bournemouth (Image: Bournemouth Police)

ANTI-social behaviour and "drug activity" has reportedly been taking place in and around the area of Bournemouth Christmas Tree Wonderland.

Officers from Bournemouth Police carried out patrols on Thursday night, December 1.

Areas patrolled included Bournemouth’s Christmas Tree Wonderland, Christmas market in the Square along with Westover Road

A Bournemouth Police spokesperson said: "This afternoon and evening I have been patrolling areas in Bournemouth town centre and Lower Gardens where we receive complaints around anti-social behaviour (ASB) and drug activity.

“I'm pleased to report that I have not come across any issues today.

“I have done some enquiries regarding a concern for safety for a male.

"Also bumped into some of my regular members of the community that I stop to have a chat with.”