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Durham County Council

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Anti-social behaviour


Anti-social behaviour covers a range of activities that affect people's enjoyment of their homes and communities. This page provides information on where to find help and other useful information.

If you require immediate assistance please phone the police on 101 or 999. 

You can report anti-social behaviour to us:

We will fully investigate any complaint we receive.

Other help and advice

Hate crime and incidents

If the incident is perceived to be motivated by hostility or prejudice based on a person's:

  • race, ethnic origin, or nationality
  • religion
  • sexual orientation
  • disability
  • transgender

Then it is a Hate crimes and incidents.

Multi-Agency Intervention Service (MAIS)

The Multi-Agency Intervention Service (MAIS) brings a range of agencies together to support adults who continually cause anti-social behaviour or crime in our communities.