Policy paper

Serious Crime Bill: Organised, serious and gang-related crime

These documents form the 'organised, serious and gang-related crime' section of the Serious Crime Bill.



Part 3 provides for a new offence of participating in the activities of an organised crime group and strengthens the arrangements for protecting the public from serious crime and gang-related activity provided for in Part 1 of the Serious Crime Act 2007 and Part 4 of the Policing and Crime Act 2009 respectively.

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Published 6 June 2014
Last updated 1 June 2015 + show all updates
  1. Updated factsheet on gang injunctions
  2. Updated factsheets on gang injunctions, participation offence and serious crime prevention orders.
  3. First published.