6. Alcohol-Related Violence as Alcohol-Related Crime: Policing, Policy and the Law

  1. Mary McMurran
  1. Gavin Dingwall

Published Online: 16 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9781118411094.ch6

Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and Treatment

Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and Treatment

How to Cite

Dingwall, G. (2012) Alcohol-Related Violence as Alcohol-Related Crime: Policing, Policy and the Law, in Alcohol-Related Violence: Prevention and Treatment (ed M. McMurran), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118411094.ch6

Editor Information

  1. Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England, UK

Author Information

  1. De Montfort University, Leicester, England

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 16 OCT 2012
  2. Published Print: 21 NOV 2012

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Forensic Clinical Psychology

Book Series Editors:

  1. Clive R. Hollin3 and
  2. Mary McMurran2

Series Editor Information

  1. 2

    Institute of Mental Health, University of Nottingham, Nottingham, England, UK

  2. 3

    School of Psychology, University of Leicester, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781119952749

Online ISBN: 9781118411094

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Keywords:

  • prevention;
  • alcohol-related violence as alcohol-related crime, policing and law;
  • intoxication and violent offending, and victim surveys;
  • binge drinking and the criminal justice concern;
  • policing strategies, alcohol-related crime and disorder;
  • zero-tolerance approach, inflaming relationships;
  • alcohol-related crime and disorder, to problem-oriented approach;
  • ‘Intoxicated Harm’ as a distinct offence;
  • intoxication as aggravating, mitigation, or neutral;
  • culpability, relating to voluntary process of intoxication

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Alcohol and Crime

  • Policing Strategies

  • Intoxication as a ‘Defence’ to Crime

  • Sentencing Alcohol-Related Crime

  • Conclusion: Recognising the Limits of the Law

  • References