Anti-Social Behaviour Dictionary


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Letter: D

 

"DIY" The craze sweeping the country to 'Do It Yourself' extends to anti-social neighbours who feel they have the right to hammer, drill and saw with all household related 'improvements' during all hours of the day and night, waking their poor neighbours at 4.30am.

"Drugs (drug abuse)" Often associated with many different forms of anti-social behaviour and undoubtedly is a major cause for worsening or lengthening such behaviour. The use of illegal substances that are often termed as 'soft' (LSD, Cannabis might be considered to be soft drugs) or 'hard' (high dependency drugs such a heroin, crack cocaine) drugs, are often highly influential on a person's or group's state of mind or behaviour. Alcohol or even tobacco may also be considered to be a 'soft' drug by many.

Drug related crime is a serious issue and the different relationships between drugs and crime are multiple.