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2. Broken windows theory relates to a type of crime prevention known as Environmental Crime Prevention, where any anti-social behaviour must be prevented...

  • Immediately
  • Within a two-week time scale
  • If it gets worse
  • If the necessary fund are available to use, and if there is nothing else prioritised.

3. A criticism of rational choice theory is that...

  • Some crimes are impulsive, so no calculation is used.
  • It wasn't a legitimate theory so doesn't deserve any recognition.
  • Many working class people don't understand what choice actually means.
  • Consumerism is to blame for crime.

4. In order to reduce scoial problems such as vandalism, Wilson & Kelling note that public housing buildings should not do what?

  • Exceed 3 floors.
  • House previous criminals.
  • Be open after 6pm every night.
  • Advertise jobs, as unemployment could cause further rebellion and crime.

5. Within Environmental Crime Prevention, it's argued that the police should tackle...

  • Vandalism by engaging in conflict with those who they suspect of being anti-social or criminal.
  • All types of crime, not just the most serious types.
  • Criminals who have a known history for committing crime.
  • Crime in London, rather than crime elsewhere.


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