Problem

Unlawful assembly

Nature:

Unlawful assembly is a legal term to describe a group of people with the mutual intent of deliberate disturbance of the peace. If the group is about to start the act of disturbance, it is termed a rout; if the disturbance is commenced, it is then termed a riot. In Britain, the offence was abolished in 1986.

Broader Problems:
Offences against public order
Problem Type:
G: Very specific problems
Subject(s):
Social Activity Debate
Law Law
Related UN Sustainable Development Goals:
GOAL 9: Industry, Innovation and InfrastructureGOAL 16: Peace and Justice Strong Institutions
Date of last update
01.01.2000 – 00:00 CET