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Fine warning to Mansfield town centre street drinkers

Officers have the power to seize and dispose of alcohol.
Officers have the power to seize and dispose of alcohol.

Police in Mansfield have warned street drinkers in the town centre they could face a £100 fine.

The neighbourhood policing team has reitered that the town centre is subject to a public spaces protection order, which includes the “prohibition of alcohol consumption”.

A spokesman said: “Officers will not tolerate street drinking. Failure to comply with PSPO can result in a £100 fine.”