Families are being invited to Amber Valley police teams at a series of ‘picnic’ events across the borough.
Officers are holding the events to offer crime prevention advice will to residents, but there will also be games for youngsters and refreshments.
The first event is on Friday, July 26 at Heanor Memorial Park. Police will then be at Aldercar Recreation Ground on August 1, Shipley Country Park on August 5, Dobholes Lane park, Smalley on August 9 Queen Street Recreation Ground, Langley Mill on August 16 and Charles Hill Recreation Area, Loscoe, August 29.
For more information contact police on 101.