Injunctions to prevent gang-related violence: statutory guidance

This publication was withdrawn on 26 May 2016

This statutory guidance has been updated. For the most recent guidance, which clarifies the law about reporting restrictions in the Youth Court, see Injunctions to prevent gang-related violence and drug dealing

Provides an update on legislative changes made to gang injunctions.


Statutory guidance on gang injunctions was published in December 2011.

This new revised statutory guidance reflects legislative changes made in the Serious Crime Act 2015 and the Crime and Courts Act 2013. A practitioners’ guide is also provided.

The previous version of this guidance can be read at the National Archives.