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Title: Northern Alberta Institute of Technology and Crime Stoppers Launch Campus Program
Journal: Campus Law Enforcement Journal  Volume:25  Issue:3  Dated:(May/June 1995)  Pages:3-4,26
Author(s): R A Maertens-Poole
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 3
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Type: Program/Project Evaluation
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: Canada's first postsecondary school Crime Stoppers Program has been launched at the Northern Alberta Institute of Technology (NAIT).
Abstract: Known as Campus Crime Stoppers, the program is intended to positively affect the student body which includes about 40,000 full-time, apprentice, and continuing education students. The program is aimed at high school and junior high school students. Since Campus Crime Stoppers has been launched, NAIT staff and students are preparing for a major awareness campaign, and a student board has been established to handle daily program operations. The program follows certain steps: student calls the student line to report a crime; calls are received and information is recorded on a 24-hour basis; information is passed to NAIT security, and each tip is investigated; and consequences are imposed on the perpetrator(s) once the investigation is complete.
Main Term(s): Foreign crime prevention
Index Term(s): Campus crime; Canada; Community crime prevention programs; Crime in foreign countries; Crime in schools; Crime prevention measures; Crime stoppers programs; High school education; Students
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