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Anti-social Behaviour Orders

Volume 688: debated on Thursday 18 January 2007

asked Her Majesty's Government:

How many people have had anti-social behaviour orders served on them in the past year. [HL1080]

The number of anti-social behaviour orders (ASBOs) issued in 2005 (latest available) in England and Wales, as reported to the Home Office by the Court Service, is 4,060. The Scottish Executive advises that 283 ASBOs were granted in Scotland in 2005-06 (latest available). The Northern Ireland Office advises that 24 ASBOs were made in Northern Ireland in 2006.