Officers sign up 1,000 to alerts

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POLICE in Hathersage have signed up more than 1,000 people to a service which keeps locals informed about neighbourhood crime issues.

The free messaging service - called Derbyshire Alert - uses text messages, voicemail recordings and email to alert people across the village to crimes, events and public meetings.

Visit for more details and to sign up to the free service.

Alternatively call 101 or fill in a form, stocked in all police enquiry offices.