In the Media

Government 'too tough' on antisocial behaviour

PUBLISHED February 15, 2005

The government policy on antisocial behaviour is "fanning the flames" of the problem and causing order to breakdown on housing estates, a solicitor who specialises in neighbour disputes warned today.

Ben Taylor, a partner with Manchester-based solicitors Glaisyers, now spends all of his working life on antisocial behaviour cases as a result of Manchester city council's increasingly litigious approach to the problem.