More on Nottingham's streets as shoppers prepare for Christmas - Nottinghamshire live

More on Nottingham's streets as shoppers prepare for Christmas - Nottinghamshire live

Christmas shoppers can expect an increased police presence around the city center this weekend to target criminals.

Armed police, uniformed police officers, community protection officers and covert teams will be based around Nottingham's landmark.

Police said the increased presence is due to "a high volume of people out and about in Nottinghamshire over the festive period."

A spokesman for Nottinghamshire Police said: "They are keeping a keen eye out for anyone trying to cause trouble.

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