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    • Changing crime and changing responses 

      Graycar, Adam (2001-07)
      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 and public policy 

      Graycar, Adam (1998-04)
      The key aims in developing a strategy against crime and disorder in any community focus on: reducing the community's vulnerability to crime and violence; diverting potential offenders into more constructive activities; ...
    • Crime mapping: adding value to crime prevention and control 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-09)
      Australia is one of the safest countries in the world. Australians can go about their daily lives with little chance of their becoming the target of a criminal attack, however the prospect that it might happen worries a ...
    • Crime prevention: what the evidence reveals 

      Graycar, Adam (2001-07)
      Crime follows opportunity. It may be prevented by instilling respect for the law, regulating behaviour, and protecting people and property with security measures. There are three levels of prevention: stop the problem ...
    • Crime reduction 

      Graycar, Adam (2002-07)
      We all want to reduce crime, and the reduction of crime is a laudable objective enbraced by all. Three issues are canvassed, and how they are answered might shape our approach to crime control. Has crime changed over the ...
    • Dealing with delinquency: diverse challenges 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-09)
      This presentation will focus on a mixed approach to dealing with juveniles, noting the importance of preventing crime in the first place, dealing well with young people and processing offenders to deliver satisfactory ...
    • Domains of crime prevention 

      Graycar, Adam (2002-09)
      Crime is the result of complex changes in economic, social and cultural factors such as unemployment, dysfunctional families, child abuse, poor education, community breakdown, economic inequality and substance abuse. If ...
    • Drug Use Monitoring in Australia (DUMA), Pilot Program: affiliated with I-ADAM (International Arrestee Drug Abuse Monitoring Program) 

      Graycar, Adam (2002-08)
      Speech covers crime prevention, areas of drug law enforcement, DUMA aims and goals, drug use statistics, statistics of offenders tested positive to drugs.
    • Drugs and law enforcement 

      Graycar, Adam; McGregor, Kiah; Makkai, Toni (2002-03)
      The overwhelming majority of those who use illicit drugs do not commit property crime or violent crime. There is however, a strong link between predatory crime and illicit drug use and the focus of this paper is on law ...
    • Drugs and law enforcement 

      Graycar, Adam; McGregor, Kiah; Makkai, Toni (2001-07)
      The overwhelming majority of those who use illicit drugs do not commit property crime or violent crime. There is however, a strong link between predatory crime and illicit drug use and the focus of this paper is on law ...
    • Drugs and law enforcement: actions and options 

      Graycar, Adam; McGregor, Kiah; Makkai, Toni; Payne, Jason (2002-06)
      The overwhelming majority of those who use illicit drugs do not commit property crime or violent crime. There is however, a strong link between predatory crime and illicit drug use and the focus of this paper is on law ...
    • Fraud prevention and control in Australia 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-08)
      The prevention and control of fraud are two of the great challenges for Australia now, and in the years to come. Success in dealing with fraud will enhance Australia's business reputation, save resources in the public ...
    • Local Government's effective community responses 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-07)
      The challenge before us is to find the right set of interventions to prevent criminal behaviour among young people, and prevent that behaviour becoming a lifelong activity. The two main strategies are on the one hand to ...
    • Predicting success: what works 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-09)
      Predicting success involves a complex set of factors that may involve intervention at different points in the life cycle. There are two levels of activity in which success can be predicted: preventing offending; and ...
    • Repairing the harm of youth crime 

      Graycar, Adam (2000-09)
      While recognising that crime is wrong, restorative justice recognises that retribution can lead to the further alienation of the offender from society and therefore increase the likelihood of continued anti-social behaviour. ...
    • Small business against crime: situational strategies in action 

      Graycar, Adam (2001-09)
      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 ...