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NCJ Number: 72656 Find in a Library
Title: Crimes and Crime Prevention, 1977-May 1980
Author(s): M E Young
Corporate Author: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
United States of America
Date Published: 1980
Page Count: 139
Sponsoring Agency: National Technical Information Service
Springfield, VA 22151
Publication Number: PB80-811185
Sale Source: National Technical Information Service
US Dept of Commerce
5285 Port Royal Road
Springfield, VA 22151
United States of America
Type: Bibliography
Language: English
Country: United States of America
Annotation: This bibliography lists and provides abstracts for 194 documents on crimes against persons and crime prevention systems for homes, businesses, annd vehicles.
Abstract: It is based on a search of the National Technical Information Service data base from 1977 through May 1980. Reports are cited on vandalism, shoplifting, nuclear materials theft, pilferage, assault, rape, murder, stolen goods fencing, book theft, and larceny. Law enforcement studies not concerned directly with crime prevention are excluded, as are materials on juvenile delinquency, crime prevention through community action, and prevention through weapons detection and intrusion detection. For each document, the source, subject categories, index terms, and identifying terms are presented. Other information provided includes the report date, corporate author, sponsoring agency, number of pages, and ordering information. No index is provided.
Index Term(s): Crime prevention measures; Crimes against persons; National Technical Information Service (NTIS); Physical crime prevention; Property crimes; Theft offenses
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