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Crime Control and Community

the New Politics of Public Safety

by Gordon Hughes

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Published by Willan Pub. in Cullompton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Community policing,
  • Crime prevention,
  • Citizen participation

  • About the Edition

    Community-based crime control has become one of the principal policy responses to crime and disorder across western societies, and is regarded now as one of the keys to successful crime prevention and reduction. The aim of this book is to bring together findings from case studies of community-based crime control in England as a means of examining the prospects for this approach, its evolving relationship with criminal justice and social policies, and to assess the lessons internationally that can be drawn from this in the theory, research methods, politics and practice of crime control. At the.

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    Description based on print version record.

    ContributionsEdwards, Adam
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV7431
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    Pagination1 online resource (240 p.)
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27027961M
    ISBN 10184392434X
    ISBN 109781843924340
    OCLC/WorldCa609842428

    Intended as essential reading for students of criminology, criminal justice, community safety, socio-legal studies, sociology of crime and deviance and social policy, Controlling Crime will also be of interest to anyone wishing to gain an understanding of the operation of contemporary criminal justice systems. The Training Manual on Policing Urban Space has been designed to assist police is essential for preventing and reducing crime and violence. Community policing has crime control which can involve a more reactive approach. The traditional model of policing (i.e. professional model of policing) usually entails conducting routine patrols. The defensible space theory of architect and city planner Oscar Newman encompasses ideas about crime prevention and neighborhood safety. Newman argues that architectural and environmental design plays a crucial part in increasing or reducing criminality. The theory developed in the early s, and he wrote his first book on the topic, Defensible Space in


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