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Promoting Positive Outcomes: Working Together to Prevent Antisocial Behaviour in Scotland - Volume 2: Evidence - The research, analysis and public consultation that informed the review of national antisocial behaviour policy

DescriptionNational Framework for preventing antisocial behaviour
ISBN9780755919673
Official Print Publication DateMarch 2009
Website Publication DateMarch 19, 2009

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Contents

Acknowledgements
Introduction

Chapter One: The Evidence Supporting the Four Pillars of the ASB Framework
Prevention
Integration
Engagement
Communication

Chapter Two: An overview of previously published Scottish Government research
The Use of Antisocial Behaviour Orders
A Review of Dispersal Orders
Evaluation of Local Authority Antisocial Neighbour Noise Nuisance Services
An Evaluation of the Implementation and Impact of Local Antisocial Behaviour Strategies at the Neighbourhood Level in four Selected Local Authorities
National Evaluation of Community Wardens
Evaluation of Intensive Family Support Projects

Chapter Three: Dealing With Complaints Of Antisocial Behaviour - A View From Local Authority Antisocial Behaviour Co-Ordinators
Introduction
Early Officer Responses
Warnings from the ASB Unit
Mediation
Acceptable Behaviour Contracts
Multi-Agency Working
ASBO Warnings
Antisocial Behaviour Orders
Conversions to SSST and Evictions

Chapter Four: The Use of the Antisocial Behaviour Measures - A View From the Police
Introduction
Seizure of Vehicles
Closure of Premises
Dispersal Orders
Antisocial Behaviour Orders

Chapter Five: The Focus Groups with the Public
Executive Summary
Introduction
Experiences of Antisocial Behaviour
Responses to Antisocial Behaviour
Moving Forward: Solutions to Antisocial Behaviour
Conclusions
References
Annexes

Chapter Six: The Interviews with Young People
Executive Summary
Introduction
Experiences of Antisocial Behaviour
Responses to Antisocial Behaviour
Moving Forward: Solutions to Antisocial Behaviour
Conclusions

Chapter Seven: Breaches of Antisocial Behaviour Orders
Executive Summary
Introduction
The ASBO breach rate in Scotland 1999-2007
Court Disposals for Breach
A more accurate measure of 'breach rate'
Convictions for breach
Breach rate as a measure or success of failure of ASBOs
Conclusions
References

Annex A: Key messages for the review from ASB Co-ordinators and the Police