antisocial personality disorder

(redirected from Antisocial behaviour)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Synonyms for antisocial personality disorder

a personality disorder characterized by amorality and lack of affect

References in periodicals archive ?
adding that there was "a fine balance" between boisterous and antisocial behaviour.
The scheme will help victims of persistent antisocial behaviour and is part the charity's existing Birmingham Residents Antisocial Behaviour Victim Empowerment Project (BRAVE).
They will also be handing out 'See Something, Say Something' cards to advising passengers to text details of any antisocial behaviour they witness.
The data also showed calls to Merseyside Police about antisocial behaviour had gone down in the same period by 18 and that in the year to March 2011 the number of ASBOs handed out fell by 31% but the number of 'warnings' increased by 85%.
The study found that men with lower levels of antisocial behaviour at ages 17 and 20 were more likely to have married by age 29.
Agencies involved in antisocial behaviour will have one telephone number where people can contact them and there will be a response.
Labour have a track record of ignoring antisocial behaviour and the impact it has on local communities, such as opposing the 1000 extra community police brought in by the Scottish government.
For example, in the Swansea area, there is a tiered approach to tackling antisocial behaviour whereby a system of warnings and interventions is used to combat the behaviour.
Julia Rogers, the Co-operative Group's general manager, central services, said: "The Co-op is committed to child safety and doing all it can to reduce problems with crime and antisocial behaviour.
The ability to intervene immediately and effectively in cases of antisocial behaviour is an absolutely necessary preventative order and one that the members of the Birmingham Community Safety Partnership have used on at least 10 occasions over the last 12 months.
Richard Davies, Gwalia's executive director of customer services, said: "Our work will provide a flexible and responsive service that will reduce the impact of antisocial behaviour.
The main ringleaders of the disorder have been identified and police have been working with partner agencies, including South Tyneside antisocial behaviour unit, to ensure they are dealt with and curb their behaviour.
YVETTE Cooper yesterday said that it would be a mistake for the UK coalition Government to reverse antisocial behaviour and CCTV laws, as she appeared in Cardiff.
EIGHT police officers closed off Corporation Street to arrest a man on suspicion of antisocial behaviour at rush hour yesterday.
The study revealed "13% perceived the level of antisocial behaviour in their area to be high, a similar proportion to that recorded in England and Wales".