Edna Beck gets Asbo for ‘Nazi’ abuse of Hove neighbours – BBC News

Posted July 8th, 2011 in ASBOs, news by tracey

“An 80-year-old woman accused of hurling anti-Semitic, racist and homophobic abuse at neighbours has been given an Anti-social Behaviour Order (Asbo).”

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BBC News, 7th July 2011

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‘Whitebirk witches’ given anti-social behaviour orders – BBC News

Posted June 30th, 2011 in ASBOs, children, news, young offenders by sally

“Two girls who were known as the ‘Whitebirk witches’ have been given anti-social behaviour orders (Asbos) for terrorising their neighbours.”

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BBC News, 29th June 2011

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Barnado’s issues warning over asbo repeal – Law Society’s Gazette

Posted May 10th, 2011 in ASBOs, charities, children, news by sally

“A leading children’s charity this week warned of the dangers of government plans to repeal the anti-social behaviour order (asbo).”

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Law Society’s Gazette, 9th May 2011

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Man jailed for breaching ‘£2m Asbo’ challenges order – BBC News

Posted March 22nd, 2011 in appeals, ASBOs, human rights, news by sally

“A man who has been repeatedly jailed for the past eight years for defying an anti-social behaviour order (Asbo) is seeking to have it overturned.”

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BBC News, 21st March 2011

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Asbo replacement orders condemned by children’s charities – The Guardian

Posted February 8th, 2011 in ASBOs, charities, children, news by sally

“Children’s charities today criticised the coalition’s plans to replace asbos with a new regime to tackle anti-social behaviour as little more than a rebranding exercise that would continue to demonise young people.”

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The Guardian, 7th February 2011

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Offenders ‘could have goods seized’ – The Independent

Posted February 8th, 2011 in ASBOs, confiscation, news by sally

“Offenders could be stripped of prized possessions such as iPods under proposals to give police better powers to tackle anti-social behaviour, the Home Office said today.”

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The Independent, 7th February 2011

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Skateboarding dog ‘may get Asbo’ after complaints – Daily Telegraph

Posted February 8th, 2011 in animals, ASBOs, news by sally

“The owner of a skateboarding dog has been warned he faces being issued with an Asbo if his pet carries on riding without a leash.”

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Daily Telegraph, 8th February 2011

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New measures to tackle anti-social behaviour – The Independent

Posted February 7th, 2011 in ASBOs, news, police, young offenders by sally

“A range of measures to tackle anti-social behaviour will be unveiled as the Government pledges to crack down on minor crime.”

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The Independent, 7th February 2011

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High Court rules Asbo cross dresser was wrongly jailed – BBC News

Posted February 2nd, 2011 in ASBOs, news by sally

“A man who upset children by dressing up as a schoolgirl was wrongly jailed by magistrates, the High Court has ruled.”

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BBC News, 2nd February 2011

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Theresa May unfolds new ‘toolkit’ to tackle antisocial behaviour – The Guardian

Posted January 31st, 2011 in ASBOs, news by sally

“The home secretary, Theresa May, is to speed up and intensify action against antisocial behaviour, saying her plans to scrap asbos have been misunderstood.”

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The Guardian, 30th January 2011

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Judges get power to fast-track eviction of nasty neighbours – The Independent

Posted January 11th, 2011 in ASBOs, housing, landlord & tenant, news, nuisance by sally

“Judges are to be given new powers to fast-track the eviction of tenants who harass their neighbours.”

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The Independent, 11th January 2011

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Asbos to be scrapped following review – Daily Telegraph

Posted January 4th, 2011 in ASBOs, news, nuisance by sally

“The Asbo is to be scrapped as part of a major review on tackling anti-social behaviour that will see a return to the common sense policing of yobs, The Daily Telegraph can disclose.”

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Daily Telegraph, 4th January 2011

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Man, 76, avoids jail over Castlemorton Asbo breaches – BBC News

Posted September 17th, 2010 in ASBOs, news, suspended sentences by sally

“An elderly man who tormented his neighbours by singing loudly outside their homes and insulting them has been given a 16-week suspended jail term.”

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BBC News, 16th September 2010

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Giant leylandii in suburban front garden incense neighbours – The Guardian

Posted September 7th, 2010 in ASBOs, local government, news, trees by sally

“Plymouth residents have complained to the council about the 10-metre trees outside David Alvand’s home.”

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The Guardian, 6th September 2010

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Singing pensioner faces jail after breaching Asbo – Daily Telegraph

Posted August 5th, 2010 in ASBOs, news, sentencing by sally

“A pensioner who has terrorised his neighbours for 15 years faces prison after breaching an Asbo by singing ‘Oh What a Beautiful Morning’ outside their homes.”

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Daily Telegraph, 4th August 2010

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All-day drink law was a mistake, says Sir Hugh Orde – BBC News

Posted August 2nd, 2010 in alcohol abuse, alcoholism, ASBOs, licensed premises, licensing, news by sally

“The 24-hour drink licensing laws were a ‘mistake’, Association of Chief Police Officers president Sir Hugh Orde says.”

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BBC News, 1st August 2010

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Theresa May to scrap asbos – The Guardian

Posted July 29th, 2010 in ASBOs, crime prevention, news, young offenders by sally

“Senior Labour figures mounted a last-ditch defence of antisocial behaviour orders tonight after the home secretary, Theresa May, indicated she is to kill off Tony Blair’s flagship measure to deal with youth crime.”

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The Guardian, 28th July 2010

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Johnny Cash fan jailed for playing music too loudly – Daily Telegraph

Posted July 13th, 2010 in ASBOs, news, noise, suspended sentences by sally

“Susan Cook refused warnings to turn down her stereo volume and was given a 16-week sentence by a judge at Basildon Crown Court.”

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Daily Telegraph, 13th July 2010

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‘Noisy sex’ Wearside woman spared jail for second time – BBC News

Posted June 30th, 2010 in ASBOs, news, noise, suspended sentences by sally

“A woman who made her neighbours’ lives hell by having noisy sex has been spared jail for a second time.”

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BBC News, 29th June 2010

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‘Hospital hopper’ given criminal asbo – The Guardian

Posted June 3rd, 2010 in ASBOs, fraud, medical treatment, news by sally

“A 41-year-old man has cost the NHS tens of thousands of pounds in hospital treatment for a range of fake illnesses over a three-year period.”

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The Guardian, 2nd June 2010

Source: www.guardian.co.uk