We have received a request under the Freedom of Information Act 2000 for the following:
How many Drinking Banning Orders have been made since the Violent Crime Reduction Act came into force?
The following information was released on 20th June 2012:
Since Drinking Banning Orders (DBO’s) came into force, there have been 625 DBO’s issued. This information is derived from the last available statistics, collected at the end of December 2011. Figures provided should be treated with caution since there are several factors which could affect their accuracy.