The Criminal Histories of Serious Traffic Offenders
- Published: Home Office Research Study 206, Home Office, 2000
- Authors: G Rose
- Date Added: 04 Jul 2013
- Last Update: 10 Jul 2014
To examine the extent to which anti-social behaviour on the road is linked to other criminal activities.
An analysis of three types of serious traffic offender – drink-drivers, disqualified drivers and dangerous drivers.
Disqualified drivers had criminal histories and age profiles similar to mainstream offenders.
Drink-drivers were older and less involved in other offending.
Serious traffic offending is predominantly a male activity.