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Here are the resources we found for anti-social behaviour for parents and families:
The Real Roots of Youth Violence – Craig Pinkney
Video games and hip hop music often take the rap for inciting violence in the young people, but urban youth specialist and lecturer Craig Pinkney knows that is far from the whole story. Craig shares his experience in engaging disaffected and violent youth, going beyond systems to find the root causes. He also calls for a move from ‘not my problem’, to a dealing with the issue with much greater community support.
Anti Social Behaviour
Northumbria Police created this video to help raise awareness of ways to respond to anti-social behaviour. The amazing thing about this video is it contains no spoke word or text so can be understand by anyone no matter their levels of English. It gives you a number of ways to report anti-social behaviour including using an online form, phoning the police, or speaking to any member of the police you might see in the street.
The Salam Project
The Salam Project runs a number of events and outreach experiences on topics such as gang crime, anti social behaviour, extremism, radicalisation and female hate crimes. They also offer education on more specific topics like female genital mutilation, forced marriages and honour killings.
Crime and Anti-Social Behaviour
This is a free to access resource, available through the Relate website. The information given is clear and concise, and the language used is easy to understand, so it should be accessible be everyone. This resource gives parents and carers information in regards to crime and anti-social behaviour. The information sheet is broken down into 2 sections, these are what you can do if your child is involved in crime, and the second section looks at what anti-social behaviour and ASBOs are.
Gun and Knife Crime
Gun and knife crime isn’t as common as some people think, but it does happen. Guns and knives can affect everyone, not just people in gangs. This webpage contains information about what you should do if you are involved in gun and knife crime, what would happen if you got caught and how you can avoid gun and knife crime.
Anti-social behaviour covers a wide range of unacceptable activity that causes harm to an individual, to their community or to their environment. This could be an action by someone else that leaves you feeling alarm, harassed or distressed. It also includes fear of crime or concern for public safety, public disorder or public nuisance. This webpage from the Police outlines what anti-social behaviour is and how to report it.