Anti-social behaviour

What is antisocial behaviour?

Antisocial behaviour is behaviour which causes, or is likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress to one or more people who are not in the same household as the perpetrator. It also includes fear of crime or concern for public safety, public disorder or public nuisance.

Examples of antisocial behaviour can include but are not limited to:

  • animal related problems, ie barking
  • fly tipping
  • graffiti
  • harassment/intimidation
  • litter/rubbish
  • noise/air pollution
  • persistent nuisance
  • public disorder
  • street drinking / begging


How does Buckinghamshire Council deal with antisocial behaviour?

The Aylesbury Vale Community Safety Partnership has adopted a set of minimum standards for dealing with reports of antisocial behaviour so that residents know want to expect if they contact any of the agencies responsible for dealing with antisocial behaviour.