A man (top) is taken into the ambulance, known as a "booze bus," dedicated to keeping drunk people out of trouble on the streets and out of hospital emergency rooms, in the Soho area of central London. Binge drinking have caused a spike in health care costs and public displays of drunkenness. A policeman on patrol directs a young woman (above) in Soho. (Associated Press)

A man (top) is taken into the ambulance, known as a "booze bus," dedicated to keeping drunk people out of trouble on the streets and out of hospital emergency rooms, in the Soho area of central London. Binge drinking have caused a spike in health care costs and public displays of drunkenness. A policeman on patrol directs a young woman (above) in Soho. (Associated Press)