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Call for shift in Asbo strategy

PUBLISHED June 7, 2005

The government should do more to tackle economic and social reasons behind anti-social behaviour, according to the Institute of Criminal Policy Research.

Researchers said most UK residents did not experience the problem, which was mainly felt by those in deprived areas.
Their study also calls for the scope of anti-social behaviour orders (Asbos) to be more clearly defined.