Public nuisance

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Public nuisance is behaviour that is disorderly, offensive, threatening or violent, and that interferes with members of the public peacefully passing through or enjoying a public space.

This Sentencing @ a glance on public nuisance explores trends between July 2022 and June 2023.

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