On Around The House tonight, Helen Ford talks to Wearside MP Bridget Phillipson about the damaging effects of anti-social behaviour on people's neighbourhoods, and their health.
A member of the Home Affairs Select Committee that is currently considering Government proposals to tackle the problem, Bridget Phillipson says any new laws must focus on the victims who are often trapped in an unbearable situation:
You can see the full interview on Around The House with Helen Ford, at 11.40pm on ITV.
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