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Crime and community safety
Responsibility for putting into place the necessary means to prevent crime is usually beyond the scope of any one agency or sector, and least of all, the criminal justice system. Successful crime prevention requires a ...
Changing crime and changing responses
This paper outlines the changing crime rates in Australia over the past decade. Crime is reduced by reducing the supply of motivated offenders and by making crime harder to commit. A crime prevention strategic framework ...
Crime: trends and directions
The key task in criminological research is to work with abstract concepts of how people behave and live, and turn them into practical, tangible principles that prevent crime and make for a better society for all. We cannot ...
Small business against crime: situational strategies in action
Making crime harder to commit is part of the fundamentals of Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design. CPTED refers to "the proper design and effective use of the built environment can lead to a reduction in the fear ...
Outline of crime in our neighbourhoods: myths and realities
We cannot understand crime without understanding the community we live in, and the dynamics and changes which lubricate and confront it. Strategies to improve community safety must target both the potential offender and ...