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Policing and Crime Prevention

by Deborah Mitchell Robinson

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Published by Prentice Hall .
Written in English


The Physical Object
Number of Pages172
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7330900M
ISBN 10013028436X
ISBN 109780130284365
OCLC/WorldCa47182348

Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention, 2nd edition and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at - Problem-oriented Policing and Crime Prevention, 2nd Edition by Anthony a Braga - AbeBooks. Order this book from Routledge; Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention [Second Edition] by Anthony A. Braga (). Monsey, NY: Criminal Justice Press. This book provides a thorough review of significant policing research, with a focus on the applicability of those findings to problem-oriented policing.

The chapters in the book are organized around the well-known analysis triangle, breaking crime down into the features of places, features of offenders, and features of victims. The crime triangle provides an easy-to-understand framework around which to organize examples of effective problem-oriented policing and situational crime prevention.   Policing and Crime Prevention in Nigeria is a book of essays. The work is both an academic and professional endeavour. It puts together contributions by a number of experts whose backgrounds straddle a wide range of disciplines in the arts and social sciences - law, history, criminology, psychology, sociology, security/strategic studies, law enforcement, .

This Brief explores the role of social crime prevention as a crime reduction strategy in the developing world. "Social crime prevention" focuses on the social and economic factors that may contribute to violence and criminal behavior in a community. Particularly in the developing world,Brand: Springer International Publishing. Problem-oriented policing calls for the police to identify recurring crime problems, analyze the underlying conditions that cause identified crime problems to persist, implement appropriate responses tailored to address these conditions, and assess the relative value of these new responses. This essay examines the principles, practice, and crime prevention effects of problem-oriented by: 1.


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Policing and Crime Prevention by Deborah Mitchell Robinson Download PDF EPUB FB2

In Policing and Crime Prevention Dr. Deborah Mitchell Robinson, and co-authors, stress throughout the text that the idea of police and community interaction is to build a successful crime prevention program.

The underlying theme is that a successful crime prevention strategy involves both police officers and community members/5(5). Chapter 6 discusses how to improve problem-oriented policing in three critical areas: improving crime analysis, measuring program effectiveness, and securing productive partnerships with community residents and academic researchers.

The author concludes with a chapter of final thoughts, and provides a comprehensive set of by: The text covers the criminal justice field, crime prevention at schools (from kindergarten through college campuses), specific crime prevention programs implemented by police, and a synopsis and evaluation of all the material in the book.

This book provides insight on the great diversity in community policing and crime prevention as they appear in countries around the world. Various chapters deal with countries that have established formal, professional police forces; are in transition from colonial status to independence; or are emerging democracies faced with the demands associated with major 5/5(1).

This book provides insight on the great diversity in community policing and crime prevention as they appear in countries around the world. Various chapters deal with countries that have established formal, professional police forces; are in transition from colonial status to independence; or are emerging democracies faced with the demands associated with major.

Traditional areas of crime prevention are reflected in the chapters on family/schools, guns, policing, sentencing, and correctional programs, and additional chapters cover emerging areas now considered critical to crime prevention, such as technology, surveillance, and specific efforts to protect more vulnerable populations.

Key Features:Price: $   Risk-based policing is a research advancement that improves public safety, and its applications prevent crime specifically by managing crime risks. In Risk-Based Policing, the authors analyze case studies from a variety of city agencies including Atlantic City, New Jersey; Colorado Springs, Colorado; Glendale, Arizona; Kansas City, Missouri; Newark, New Jersey.

ing to problem-oriented policing, and a “learning center” that includes a model college curriculum for a course on problem-oriented policing.

The first edition of this book is the only recommended text for all modules of the curriculum, and surely the second edition will replace it. As a founding member of the Center for Problem-oriented Policing,File Size: KB. Written by a collection of scholarly experts, Crime Prevention presents significant issues related to contemporary crime prevention efforts.

Interdisciplinary in its approach, the text is written for courses within a criminal justice or sociology curriculum. This book examines several types of crime prevention approaches and their goals, including those that are designed to prevent conditions that foster deviance, those directed toward persons or conditions with a high potential for deviance, and those for persons who have already committed crimes.

ISBN: X OCLC Number: Description: xv, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: The evolution of crime prevention / C. Frank Simons --Cooperation and coordination in improving crime prevention strategies / John R.

Pike, Laura S. Gaultney --Police versus private security: whom do we trust?/ Pamela Ann Sexton-Alyea --Crime prevention. In Section IV, "Policing and Crime Prevention Capstone," the final chapter of the text reviews the preceding chapters.

Authors M. Dantzker and Deborah Mitchell Robinson recap the various issues. They present a final discussion related to policing and crime prevention and offer insights into the future of crime prevention strategies, as well Price: $ Crime Prevention Principles for Policing IIIB - POL; Under Graduate Degree,Diploma: Semester module: NQF level: 7: Credits: Module presented in English: Purpose: The students who complete this module can identify the role of media in crime prevention; illustrate the significance of media liaison in crime prevention; conduct an evaluation of a station for.

Problem-Oriented Policing and Crime Prevention is the only book recommended by the nonprofit Center for Problem-Oriented Policing for use in all modules of its Model POP Curriculum, including courses at colleges and universities and training programs for police : $ Police do not and cannot prevent crime.

This alarming thesis is explored by David Bayley, one of the most prolific and internationally renowned authorities on criminal justice and policing, in Police for the Future. Providing a systematic assessment of the performance of the police institution as a whole in preventing crime, the study is based on exhaustive research.

Policing Problem Places: Crime Hot Spots and Effective Prevention (Studies in Crime and Public Policy) by Anthony A. Braga and David L. Weisburd | Oct 7, out of 5 stars 3. Crime Prevention and Community Safety (CPCS) helps readers to identify effective strategies for improving crime prevention and enhancing community safety.

It aims to keep students, researchers and professionals up-to-date with the latest debates and research findings. This fictitious scenario, while brief on details, is an example of evidence-based policing in action.

Evidence-based policing involves the police using the highest quality available research evidence on what works best to reduce a specific crime problem and tailoring the intervention to the local context and by: 1. The chapters “Policing for Crime Prevention” and “Reducing the Criminal Activities of Known Offenders and Delinquents,” addressing community policing programs and crime prevention in the courts, respectively, are followed by a conclusion to this book maintaining that most evidence-based crime prevention programs are effective at reducing and preventing crime in a variety of.

Publisher Summary. Neighborhood crime prevention has become a major aspect of crime prevention. This chapter focuses on the basic idea of neighborhood crime prevention as a means of combating crime and the fear of crime, and discusses various neighborhood crime prevention approaches such as neighborhood/block watch, community anti-drugs programs.

Technological Innovations in Crime Prevention and Policing CPSnr. 20 19 extent of current adoption, and then review the available empirical research on the impact of these innovations on crime prevention and police performance. We then consider some broader social and ethical implications of recent technological innovations.Effectiveness of Police in Reducing Crime and the Role of Crime Analysis 43 Mastrofski, McNally, Greenspan, & Willis, ), and it has been described “as perhaps the single most important organizational innovation in policing during the latter half of the 20th century” (Silverman,p.

).criminology, the study of crime, society's response to it, and its prevention, including examination of the environmental, hereditary, or psychological causes of crime, modes of criminal investigation and conviction, and the efficacy of punishment or correction (see prison) as compared with forms of treatment or gh it is generally considered a .