What is anti-social behaviour?

Anti-social behaviour can be a range of everyday nuisance, disorder and crime ranging from graffiti and noisy neighbours to harassment and drug dealing. Anti-social behaviour can seem trivial to some people, but it has a huge impact on the victims' quality of life.

Examples of anti-social behaviour

  • Noise nuisance
  • Nuisance from vehicles
  • Pet and animal nuisance
  • Hate related incidents
  • Alcohol related incidents
  • Physical violence
  • Domestic abuse
  • Harrassment, intimidation and threatening behaviour
  • Vandalism and damage to property, including graffiti
  • Fly-tipping
  • Misuse of communal areas and loitering
  • Prostitution, sexual acts and kerb crawling