Police increase patrols on road

Police outside student accommodation in Stanhope Road, Portsmouth on Friday Picture Ben Fishwick

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POLICE increased patrols in a busy road in Portsmouth in a bid to combat continued anti-social behaviour in the area from teenagers.

Officers tweeted the announcement 
on its Portsmouth Police Twitter page, stating that dispersal powers would be used in Allaway Avenue, Paulsgrove if required.

The patrols were made on Thursday night and over the weekend.