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NCJ Number: 65698 Find in a Library
Title: CRIME PREVENTION - SYMPOSIUM - REPORT - INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION - GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION, 1978, PANAMA
Author(s): ANON
Corporate Author: International Criminal Police Organization
France
Date Published: 1978
Page Count: 5
Sponsoring Agency: International Criminal Police Organization
92210 Saint Cloud, France
Publication Number: 14
Format: Document
Language: English
Country: France
Annotation: THIS REPORT BRIEFLY SUMMARIZES DISCUSSIONS OF THE GENERAL ASSEMBLY SESSION OF THE INTERNATIONAL CRIMINAL POLICE ORGANIZATION (INTERPOL) HELD IN PANAMA FROM OCTOBER 19 TO 26, 1978, ON A PREVIOUS CRIME PREVENTION SYMPOSIUM.
Abstract: THE SYMPOSIUM ON CRIME WAS HELD FROM MAY 30 TO JUNE 1, 1978, AND WAS ATTENDED BY 77 PARTICIPANTS FROM 40 COUNTRIES. THE REPORT DISCUSSES CRIME PREVENTION ADVISORY CENTERS WHICH PROVIDE CONSULTATION FOR BOTH THE POLICE AND THE PUBLIC AND USUALLY FOCUS ON JUVENILE DELINQUENCY AND MATERIAL SECURITY. THE REPORT ALSO COVERS SOCIAL DUTIES OF THE POLICE, MASS MEDIA CRIME PREVENTION CAMPAIGNS, SCHOOL TEACHING PROGRAMS, POLICE PARTICIPATION IN DRAFTING LAWS, AND CRIME PREVENTION PLANNING AND RESEARCH. IT WAS CONCLUDED THAT THE SYMPOSIUM PROVIDED EVIDENCE OF POLICE INTEREST IN CRIME PREVENTION AND THAT MEMBERS OF THE GENERAL PUBLIC NEED TO PARTICIPATE IN THEIR OWN SECURITY. (JLF)
Index Term(s): Community involvement; Crime prevention measures; International Criminal Police Organization; Organized crime prevention; Police community relations
Note: REPORT SUBMITTED BY THE GENERAL SECRETARIAT
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