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NCJ Number: 159101 Find in a Library
Title: Political Forum on Public Safety, September 1993
Corporate Author: Fundacion Paz Ciudadana
Date Published: 1994
Page Count: 78
Sponsoring Agency: Fundacion Paz Ciudadana
Santiago, Chile,
Sale Source: Fundacion Paz Ciudadana
Valenzuela Castillo
1881 Providencia
Santiago, Chile,
Type: Conference Material
Language: Spanish
Country: Chile
Annotation: This report presents transcriptions of lectures given on public safety and violent crime, including causes and ways to confront and prevent these crimes.
Abstract: Speakers were five Chilean lawyers/politicians. Topics included diagnosis of the problem and directions toward resolution of the problem. Highlights suggest the importance of education; communication methods; and control and sanctions in police, judicial, and penal areas. Education needs described include more juvenile information programs, more alcohol and drug prevention programs, and more sports and recreation programs.
Main Term(s): Foreign crime prevention
Index Term(s): Policy analysis; Violence causes; Violence prevention
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