Retail is Britain’s largest private-sector employer with 3 million workers employed in the industry. Now more than ever we can appreciate the important role that our shops play in our communities. From the local corner shop to the out of town superstore, shop workers provide a vital role in ensuring that people have the supplies and goods that they need. Yet despite their importance, violence, verbal abuse and aggressive behaviour towards shop workers have become a major problem.
ASB Help is committed to giving victims of anti-social behaviour a voice. We identified that by working directly with authorities responsible for managing the Community Trigger, and their partner agencies, we could advise them on best practice and help them to shape their policies and procedures to ensure victims of anti-social behaviour can easily invoke their statutory right to a review of their case. And crucially, that once activated, the Community Trigger brings about purposeful action to bring an end to the anti-social behaviour.
Our 89th (October 2019) resolution magazine is now available to download for all current resolve members.
This issue features a cover story about Criminal Exploitation, A Youth Inititiative from Northumbria police and much more.
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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;