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The promise of crime prevention, 2nd ed.

Research and public policy series no. 31

Frances Gant and Peter Grabosky
ISBN 0 642 24172 4 ISSN 1326-6004
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, February 2000


This second series of case studies on crime prevention in practice describes Australian initiatives that can be regarded as examples of international best practice. It also illustrates a variety of overseas programs. Crime prevention programs have been grouped together with regards to: situational crime prevention; developmental crime prevention; community crime prevention; and prevention measures by criminal justice agencies.