Crime Prevention

Situational Crime prevention - identifies 3 measures aimed at SCP - directed at specific crimes, involve managing the immediate environment of crime and aim at increasing effort and risks of committing crime e.g. locked doors. Focus on immediate crim
Clarke
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Situational Crime Prevention - gives example. Port Authority Bus Terminal was poorly designed and provide opportunities for deviant conduct. Re-shaping physical environment to 'design crime out' reduced activity.
Felson
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Environmental Crime Prevention-Broken Windows. Absence of control=crime. Any broken window must be repaired immediately otherwise more will follow and neighbourhood will be in decline (e.g. tow abandoned cars). Police must adopt 0 tolerance strategy.
Wilson and Kelling
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Crackdown on subway robberies in New York displaced them to the streets above
Chaiken et al
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Camera operators focus disproportionately on young males
Norris and Armstrong
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Situational Crime Prevention - gives example. Port Authority Bus Terminal was poorly designed and provide opportunities for deviant conduct. Re-shaping physical environment to 'design crime out' reduced activity.

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Environmental Crime Prevention-Broken Windows. Absence of control=crime. Any broken window must be repaired immediately otherwise more will follow and neighbourhood will be in decline (e.g. tow abandoned cars). Police must adopt 0 tolerance strategy.

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Crackdown on subway robberies in New York displaced them to the streets above

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Camera operators focus disproportionately on young males

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