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Waverley Borough Council Committee System - Committee Document

Meeting of the Executive held on 07/12/2004
Types of Anti-Social Behaviour



APPENDIX 1

Types of anti-social behaviour
Misuse of public space
Disregard for community/personal well being
Acts directed at people
Environmental damage
Drug/substance misuse and dealing
    Taking drugs
    Sniffing volatile substances
    Discarding needles/drug paraphernalia
    Crack houses
    Presence of dealers or users

    Street drinking

    Begging

    Prostitution
    Soliciting
    Cards in phone boxes
    Discarded Condoms

    Kerb crawling
    Loitering
    Pestering residents

    Sexual acts
    Inappropriate sexual conduct
    Indecent exposure

    Abandoned cars
Vehicle related nuisance and inappropriate vehicle use
    Inconvenient/illegal parking
    Car repairs on the street/in gardens
    Setting vehicles alight
    Joyriding
    Racing cars
    Off road motorcycling
    Cycling/skateboarding in pedestrian areas/footpaths
    Noise
    Noisy neighbours
    Noisy cars/motorbikes
    Loud music
    Alarms (persistent ringing/malfunction)
    Noise from pubs/clubs
    Noise from business/industry

    Rowdy behaviour
    Shouting and swearing
    Fighting
    Drunken behaviour
    Hooliganism/loutish behaviour

    Nuisance behaviour
    Urinating in public
    Setting fires (not directed at specific persons or property)
    Inappropriate use of fireworks
    Throwing missiles
    Climbing on buildings
    Impeding access to communal areas
    Games in restricted/ inappropriate areas
    Misuse of air guns
    Letting down tyres

    Hoax calls
    False calls to emergency services

    Animal related problems
    Uncontrolled animals
Intimidation/ harassment
    Groups or individuals making threats
    Verbal abuse
    Bullying
    Following people
    Pestering people
    Voyeurism
    Sending nasty/ offensive letters
    Obscene/nuisance phone calls
    Menacing gestures
Can be on grounds of:-

    Race
    Sexual orientation
    Gender
    Religion
    Disability
    Age
Criminal damage/ vandalism
      Graffiti
      Damage to bus shelters
      Damage to phone kiosks
      Damage to street furniture
      Damage to buildings
      Damage to trees/ plants/hedges

      Litter/rubbish
      Dropping litter
      Dumping rubbish
      Flytipping
      Flyposting

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