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Police and Justice Act 2006

Police and Justice Act 2006

2006 CHAPTER 48

ANNEX B: OFFENCES FOR WHICH A PENALTY NOTICE FOR DISORDER MAY BE GIVEN

Upper Tier £80

ActDescription
Section 5, Criminal Law Act 1967Causing wasteful use of police time/ wasting police time, giving false report
Section 127(2) of the Communications Act 2003Sending  false message/persistently using a public electronic communications network in order to cause annoyance, inconvenience or needless anxiety
Section 49 of the Fire and Rescue Services Act 2004Knowingly giving a false alarm to a person acting on behalf of a fire and rescue authority.
Section 5, Public Order Act 1986Using words/conduct likely to cause harassment, alarm or distress
Section 80, Explosives Act 1875Firing/ throwing firework(s)
Section 91, Criminal Justice Act 1967Being drunk & disorderly in a public place
Section 1(1) of the Criminal Damage Act 1971Destroying or damaging property (under £500)
Section 1 of the Theft Act 1968Theft (retail under £200)
Fireworks Regulations 2004 made under section 11 of the Fireworks Act 2003Breach of fireworks curfew (11pm-7am)
Fireworks Regulations 2004 made under section 11 of the Fireworks Act 2003Possession of a category 4 firework
Fireworks Regulations 2004 made under section 11 of the Fireworks Act 2003Possession by a person under 18 of an adult firework
Section 141 of the Licensing Act 2003Selling or attempting to sell alcohol to a person who is drunk.
Section 146(3) of the Licensing Act 2003Supply of alcohol by or on behalf of a club to a person aged under 18
Section 146(1) of the Licensing Act 2003Sale of alcohol anywhere to a person under 18
Section 149(3) of the Licensing Act 2003Buying or attempting to buy alcohol on behalf of person under 18
Section 149(4) of the Licensing Act 2003Buying or attempting to buy alcohol for consumption on relevant premises by person under 18.
Section 151 of the Licensing Act 2003Delivery of alcohol to person under 18 or allowing such delivery

Lower Tier £50

ActDescription
Section 55, British Transport Commission Act 1949Trespass on a railway
Section 56, British Transport Commission Act 1949Throwing stones/matter/thing at a train
Section 12, Licensing Act 1872Being drunk in highway
Section 12, Criminal Justice and Police Act 2001Consuming alcohol in designated public place, contrary to requirement by constable not to do so.
Section 87(1) and (5) of the Environmental Protection Act 1990Depositing and leaving litter
Section 150(1) of the Licensing Act 2003Consumption of alcohol by a person under 18 on relevant premises.
Section 150(2) of the Licensing Act 2003Allowing consumption of alcohol by a person under 18 on relevant premises.
Section 149(1)of the Licensing Act 2003Buying or attempting to buy alcohol by a person under 18.

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