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NCJ Number: 36090 Find in a Library
Title: STREET CRIME - WHAT TO DO
Project Director: R POLLACK
Date Published: Unknown
Sponsoring Agency: MTI
Northbrook, IL 60062
Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
Publication Number: AE-01
Sale Source: MTI
3710 Commercial Avenue
Northbrook, IL 60062
United States of America

Not Available Through National Institute of Justice/NCJRS Document Loan Program
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: BASIC SAFETY PRECAUTIONS ARE OFFERED FOR CUTTING DOWN ON CRIMINAL OPPORTUNITIES AND AVOIDING BECOMING A VICTIM OF STRANGER TO STRANGER CRIME.
Abstract: SUGGESTIONS ARE GIVEN FOR PROTECTING ONESELF IN SECLUDED SPOTS SUCH AS OFFICE BUILDINGS AT NIGHT, PARKING GARAGES, AND PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION TERMINALS. ALSO CONSIDERED ARE SAFETY MEASURES TO FOLLOW WHEN WALKING ALONE AT NIGHT, HITCHIKING, AND IN AND AROUND AUTOMOBILES. IN ADDITION, SELF-DEFENSE TECHNIQUES FOR WOMEN TO USE AGAINST BOTH ARMED AND UNARMED ATTACKERS ARE OUTLINED.
Index Term(s): Audiovisual aids; Citizen crime precautions; Crime specific countermeasures; Females; Films; Self defense; Stranger on stranger crimes
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