Statutory guidance for frontline professionals UPDATED

The statutory guidance for the use of the ASB Tools and Powers as per The ASB, Crime and Policing Act 2014 have been updated.  These changes relate to a few minor technical points:-

Firstly, it updates who can apply for the Injunction which now includes: West Midlands Combined Authority and Transport for Greater Manchester.

Secondly, there is a further change to the PSPO section at page 49 of the document, in relation to making the necessary publicity and notifications when making, varying, extending or discharging a PSPO, noting that it should be in accordance with section 72(3) of the ASB Crime and Policing Act 2014.

To read the document in full please copy and paste the link below:-

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/anti-social-behaviour-crime-and-policing-bill-anti-social-behaviour