Punch Drunk - ABC Four Corners

ABC Four Corners: Punch Drunk

Tonight, ABC Four Corners investigates alcohol-related crime and violence. Reporter Janine Cohen examines reports of alcohol-related violence becoming more extreme and questions how the government can reduce the amount of alcohol sold. Read the full preview.

“Punch Drunk”, airs tonight, Monday 25th February at 8.30pm on ABC1. It is replayed Tuesday 26th February at 11.35pm. It can also be seen on  ABC iview and at abc.net.au/4corners.
ABC Radio National - Alcohol - where are we now?
ABC Radio National also took up the issue of alcohol this morning. Natasha Mitchell spoke with Professor Mike Daube Professor Sir Ian Gilmore about the culture of binge drinking, alcohol marketing to young people and taxation regimes. Listen to the full report from ABC Radio National: Alcohol – Where are we now?

Further information:

Alcohol and other drug related crime and disorder
DrugInfo Newsletter
Aug 2012

Local government management of alcohol and other drugs
DrugInfo Newsletter
Oct 2012

Alcohol promotion and young people
DrugInfo Fact sheet
Oct 2012