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Title: Crime Prevention Starts at Home: Setting the Stage for Community Action To Prevent Violence and Other Crimes
Corporate Author: National Crime Prevention Council
United States of America
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 72
Sponsoring Agency: Bureau of Justice Assistance
Washington, DC 20531
National Crime Prevention Council
Arlington, VA 22202-4801
Grant Number: 92-DD-CX-K022
Sale Source: National Crime Prevention Council
2001 Jefferson Davis Highway
Suite 901
Arlington, VA 22202-4801
United States of America
Type: Citizen Involvement Material
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This crime prevention kit, disseminated by the National Crime Prevention Council, is designed to help communities develop effective crime prevention programs.
Abstract: The main part of this kit describes statistics on crime, the family, the victimization of juveniles, and drug use. It describes different community-based crime prevention programs and provides a sample press release, highlights of Crime Prevention Month 1994, a calendar of special observances to promote crime prevention, a list of educational products and resources, and tips on preparing camera-ready materials for a community crime prevention campaign. The kit also contains over 30 reproducible brochures, posters, and articles, designed to complement each section of this guide.
Main Term(s): Crime prevention planning
Index Term(s): Community crime prevention programs; Crime prevention education; National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC)
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