Government should intervene in problem-ridden riot areas

Punishing looters should be just part of the government's response to rioting, argues Sarah Townsend, in an introduction to Regeneration & Renewal's coverage of the August disturbances.

by Sarah Townsend
Aftermath of the Croydon riots. Image by Peter G. Trimming
Aftermath of the Croydon riots. Image by Peter G. Trimming

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