The Control and Prevention of Crime- Right Realist

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Situational Crime Prevention:

Investing in more secutity and surveillance therefore increasing the chance of the criminal being caught or/and deterring criminality by reducing the opportunity of crime. 

Critism: It ignores white-collar, corporate crimes, ignores the root cause of crime such as poverty

Environmental Crime Prevention(Wilson):

Any sign of environmental deterrioration must be tackled oherwise further deterioration will follow

The police should aggressively tackle all types of crime and disorder rather than reaction to only serious ones(zero tolerance)

Critism: Matthews- theres is no evidence zero tolerance is more effective than any other…


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