In the Media

Dissent into madness

PUBLISHED July 13, 2005

Let's try to take the Casey out of the case. It's hard. Louise Casey, director of the Home Office antisocial behaviour unit, is a show-off but also a one-off. In her former job as head of the government's rough sleepers' unit - as in her antisocial behaviour work - she has deliberately deployed her outsize personality as a tool of the policy trade.