Following a Government review of public disorder law, the Public Order act 1986 introduced a structured series of offences to deal with disorder at all levels. At the lower end of the range, section 5 covers various forms of offensive conduct likely to cause harassment, alarm, or distress to vulnerable members of society.
|Place of Publication||London|
|Number of pages||69|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|
|Name||Home Office research study|