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NCJ Number: 40027 Add to Shopping cart Find in a Library
Title: REVIEW OF THE ISSUES IN STREET LIGHTING AND CRIME NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM - PHASE 1 REPORT
Author(s): J M TIEN; V F O'DONNELL; P B MIRCHANDANI
Corporate Author: Public Systems Evaluation, Inc
United States of America
Date Published: 1976
Page Count: 125
Sponsoring Agency: National Institute of Justice/
Rockville, MD 20849
Public Systems Evaluation, Inc
Cambridge, MA 02139
US Dept of Justice

US Dept of Justice NIJ Pub
Washington, DC 20531
Grant Number: 76-NI-99-0090
Sale Source: National Institute of Justice/
NCJRS paper reproduction
Box 6000, Dept F
Rockville, MD 20849
United States of America
Document: PDF
Type: Best Practice/State-of-the-Art Review
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: REPORT ON THE FIRST THREE MONTHS OF A PROJECT TO ASSESS THE PRESENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE REGARDING THE IMPACT OF STREET LIGHTING ON CRIME AND THE FEAR OF CRIME.
Abstract: THE PURPOSE OF THE REPORT IS TO REVIEW MAJOR ISSUES IN STREET LIGHTING, ESPECIALLY THE IMPACT OF STREET LIGHTING ON CRIME. THE TASKS INVOLVED IN THIS PHASE OF THE EVALUATION INCLUDED REVIEWING PERTINENT BACKGROUND INFORMATION, DEVELOPING AN EVALUATION FRAMEWORK, DEVELOPING INFORMATION REQUIREMENTS, DETAILING SPECIFIC INTERVENTIONS, REFINING THE EVALUATION FRAMEWORK, ASSESSING THE PRESENT STATE OF KNOWLEDGE, AND CONSIDERING THE OBJECTIVES, MEASURES METHODOLOGY, AND TECHNOLOGY OF THE PHASE II EVALUATION. APPENDIXES CONTAIN A REFERENCE LIST OF VALUABLE PUBLICATIONS AND PERSONAL CONTACTS AS WELL AS A TECHNICAL DISCUSSION OF THE PARAMETERS MOST WIDELY USED TO MEASURE LIGHT OUTPUT IN STREET LIGHTING SYSTEMS....EB
Index Term(s): Evaluation techniques; Lighting; National Evaluation Program; Physical crime prevention
Note: NATIONAL EVALUATION PROGRAM
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