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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance: Click here for what you can and cannot do

Report online For non emergencies
Call 999 For emergency calls only
Call 999 For emergency calls only
Call 101 If unable to report online
Call 101 If unable to report online
                                                                                 

This is not a police issue but please find information below.

Discarded hypodermic needles and syringes are extremely dangerous and could cause injury or infection.

If you find a needle or syringe on public land or council premises then it should be reported immediately to the following  local Council Teams:

Allerdale Borough Council
Borough of Barrow in Furness
Carlisle City Council
Copeland Borough Council
Eden District Council
South Lakeland District Council

If you can't get hold of your local council, then please report it to the police by calling 101 so they can remove it immediately to prevent public harm.