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Pubs fight back

It seems that every Monday morning the BDT has another report of drunk, violent or disorderly behaviour over the weekend. Police reports of drunken fights and assaults along...

Strategy to tackle alcohol-related crime

JOONDALUP pub and club-goers can expect a bigger police presence inside licensed premises under a soon-to-be-introduced Joondalup liquor accord. A liquor accord is an agreement between licensees and...

Patron safety all about education

EDUCATION is the key to ensuring the safety of patrons, according to Vaughan Pendlebury. Licensee of the Wharf Hotel, Wynyard, and a member of the Burnie-Wynyard Liquor Accord,...

New Liquor Accord signed for Townsville

The Government has welcomed the signing of a liquor accord in Townsville today, which will improve safety in the city’s central entertainment areas. Attorney-General and Minister for Justice,...

Booze bus facing cash cut

AS a forum in Sydney last week discussed ways to tackle alcohol-fuelled violence following the death of teenager Thomas Kelly on a night out in Kings Cross, representatives...