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Jul 1, 2010

Effects of restricting pub closing times on night-time assaults in an Australian city – University of Newcastle

In many countries there continues to be intense public interest in the trading hours of alcohol outlets. Encour- agingly, local,…

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May 25, 2010

Beyond the drinker: Alcohol’s hidden costs – Alcohol Education and Rehabilitation Foundation

The AER study, The Range and Magnitude of Alcohol’s Harm to Others, provides for the first time a detailed insight…

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Dec 2, 2009

MEDIA RELEASE: The impact of restricted alcohol availability in Newcastle – NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

Assaults after dark fell by 29 per cent (133 per year) in Newcastle following the impositions on trading restrictions on…

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Nov 25, 2009

The impact of restricted alcohol availability on alcohol-related violence in Newcastle, NSW – NSW Bureau of Crime Statistics and Research

In July 2007 the NSW Police Force lodged a complaint with the NSW Liquor Administration Board (LAB)3 against four Newcastle…

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May 25, 2009

Newcastle by night’ – Newcastle City Council Community Workshop – NSW Health

Opportunities for addressing the local alcohol problem What does the research tell us?

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Apr 1, 2008

Working with hotels and clubs to reduce alcohol-related crime – AG NSW

Alcohol misuse has a significant impact on our community. It costs millions of dollars each day through lost labour, crime and health care. Alcohol misuse is closely linked to crime and anti-social behaviour. This includes assault, malicious damage and offensive behaviour. Excluding domestic violence incidents, almost one third of alcohol-related assaults occur on licensed premises such as hotels and clubs.

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