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Schizophrenia and noisy neighbours

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It's good that she has a private landlord, as they are more likely to take action than the council. Our noise neighbour was in a council flat and we were told they couldn't evict him because they had to house him somewhere and his behaviour was not appropriate anywhere, so he basically got to ignore ignore the court orders about noise with no consequences :sorry: really glad that there seems to have been some positive improvements for you.
Thanks. Yes but I haven't heard anything from the council yet. I told them I wanted information. I think I will see the Councilor again this Saturday. That girl has a problem with depression, and I have a big problem with noise and it makes me feel so unwell.
However she has been quiet all this week!
Have they told her I'm thinking of moving!?
 
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i think it's more the neighbour who is a difficult to get on with elderly women, she complained about me mounting it on her front wall, i guess compared to some neighbours i should count my blessings, ahe even insists certain bins are hers, shouts at me if i don't immediately close the front door and is difficult to get on with

i've cancelled the order got refunded i doubt i could reorder easily and the housing assoc has refused if i go against them
It's strange, I've never had any complaints about my CCTV cameras and I have 3 at the front of my house, I couldn't live without them in my area, and the police have seen them and said its ok. This might help:

'Most home security cameras capture footage from beyond your property boundary; it’s often unavoidable. So it is important that you:

Put up clear signs stating that CCTV is in operation
Only use the footage for security
Just keep the footage secure and for as long as you need it
Don’t release the footage to third parties
However, where a camera has been installed to prevent crime, you can keep the footage for as long as needed to detect and prosecute the crime. The footage captured can also be passed on to the police and other authorities to achieve this.'

Rules and Regulations of Home CCTV installation | iFacility 01749 600600
 
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is your housing private, they claim my neighbour has a right to privacy that cctv would ruin, anyway if the housing assoc say no they're in a position of power can't afford to alienate them, as it is i consider the housing officer a bigot and my illness is the reason for getting housed can't hide i

the housing offocer has probably been involved in incidents with off med schitzos she'd say she's been reasonable
 
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is your housing private, they claim my neighbour has a right to privacy that cctv would ruin, anyway if the housing assoc say no they're in a position of power can't afford to alienate them, as it is i consider the housing officer a bigot and my illness is the reason for getting housed can't hide i

the housing officer has probably been involved in incidents with off med schitzos she'd say she's been reasonable
Actually I think your housing officer has got it all wrong. My house is council, and I live in London, and I've never had complaints from the council about it, or the police who have also seen it first hand. in fact I even sent filming of it on a hard drive to the police when I had a problem with someone throwing an egg, and they were happy to view it.
You are allowed cctv as far as the law is concerned, or they would never be able to sell it.
The problem is your housing association are laying down their own rules, so it's going to be difficult to go against it; it's their property.
There are some doorbells that incorporate a camera, and are more discreet. If I were you I would install something like that and don't tell them, they will just think it's a door bell. You can argue that you had some nasty people coming to your door recently so you needed it. I have attached an example link..

Ring Video Doorbell 2 - 1080p HD video, two-way talk, motion detection, wifi-connected, Satin Nickel: Amazon.co.uk: DIY & Tools
 
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Actually I think your housing officer has got it all wrong. My house is council, and I live in London, and I've never had complaints from the council about it, or the police who have also seen it first hand. in fact I even sent filming of it on a hard drive to the police when I had a problem with someone throwing an egg, and they were happy to view it.
You are allowed cctv as far as the law is concerned, or they would never be able to sell it.
The problem is your housing association are laying down their own rules, so it's going to be difficult to go against it; it's their property.
There are some doorbells that incorporate a camera, and are more discreet. If I were you I would install something like that and don't tell them, they will just think it's a door bell. You can argue that you had some nasty people coming to your door recently so you needed it. I have attached an example link..

Ring Video Doorbell 2 - 1080p HD video, two-way talk, motion detection, wifi-connected, Satin Nickel: Amazon.co.uk: DIY & Tools
i asked the housing assoc about doorbell with camera they said no, it's dangerous alienating your housing officer they have a lot of power and they know the diagnosis it's what got you housed

i think with the sally army housing assoc it doesn't help my popularaity that i haven't converted
 
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i asked the housing assoc about doorbell with camera they said no, it's dangerous alienating your housing officer they have a lot of power and they know the diagnosis it's what got you housed

i think with the sally army housing assoc it doesn't help my popularaity that i haven't converted
Yes I think the difference is: yours is housing association, mine is council. It's their property, you have to obey their rules I suppose. The only solution for you might be to put a camera behind the window, but it wouldn't be any good at night unless you hung it out of the window because the infra red would reflect on the window and all you would see was glare. It would work in the day though,
 
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I'm very pleased to say that my neighbour has been dead quiet for nearly a week now, ever since the noise patrol went round to see her after she was caught playing her music at 11.30pm last Saturday night. :drool::drool:
 
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I'm very pleased to say that my neighbour has been dead quiet for nearly a week now, ever since the noise patrol went round to see her after she was caught playing her music at 11.30pm last Saturday night. :drool::drool:
What number did you ring?

My neighbors use to play there music every day which went on into the evening and at night gone past midnight but I complained to the housing and since then there has been nothing but there starting back up again so I may need that number.
 
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I'm very pleased to say that my neighbour has been dead quiet for nearly a week now, ever since the noise patrol went round to see her after she was caught playing her music at 11.30pm last Saturday night. :drool::drool:
long may it last i've had neighbours playing loud music all night, one claimed he had bipolar and the gp was refusing to treat it until he came off the illegal drugs, a friend called it real catch 22, he used to play loud music with friends to 6 then he'd fall out with his friend and you'd hear the ceiling shake as they rolled on the floor fighting, next day he had a bandage round his leg
 
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What number did you ring?

My neighbors use to play there music every day which went on into the evening and at night gone past midnight but I complained to the housing and since then there has been nothing but there starting back up again so I may need that number.
I just ring the council's main number, and a message comes on giving me an option to make a noise complaint, then I'm put thought to someone who takes details, then later on (usually about 45 minutes later) the noise officer calls me to ask me if the music is still going on, and whether or not I want them to visit my property to witness the sound.
 
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I just ring the council's main number, and a message comes on giving me an option to make a noise complaint, then I'm put thought to someone who takes details, then later on (usually about 45 minutes later) the noise officer calls me to ask me if the music is still going on, and whether or not I want them to visit my property to witness the sound.
councils are a postcode lottery, that is the postcode lottery
 
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councils are a postcode lottery, that is the postcode lottery
That's true, with some councils they don't come out at all when you phone them, they don't have a noise patrol, you have to book a call-out during the day. In Tendring council in Essex that's what you had to do.
It's very strange, because, especially if you have a mental illness it destroys you life. The authorities simply don't take it seriously enough
 
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That's true, with some councils they don't come out at all when you phone them, they don't have a noise patrol, you have to book a call-out during the day. In Tendring council in Essex that's what you had to do.
It's very strange, because, especially if you have a mental illness it destroys you life. The authorities simply don't take it seriously enough
and if you complain about problem neighbours and you have a mental illness it's put down to that
 
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and if you complain about problem neighbours and you have a mental illness it's put down to that
Very true, once you tell them you have a mental illness, the mental illness becomes the problem,- my advice, just don't tell them.
 
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The girl has remained quiet, while I'm typing this there is ABSOLUTELY NO noise, and it's been like that ever since the noise patrol spoke to her. My mental illness is certainly feeling the benefits of it, I feel so MUCH better. :welcome:
People like her who are addicted to loud music should never play it, they should wear headphones all the time, unless they live in the middle of a field far away from people or something. Her mental illness was affecting my mental illness. :sorry:
I just need to try and find out what has been said to her to make her so quiet, because she's never done that before when she's been spoken to. :confused:
 
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