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By Kate Moss

This cutting edge and pioneering new booklet establishes hyperlinks among crime relief and the legislations, uniquely offering a detailed examination of the way particular laws and function goals relief or undermine makes an attempt at crime relief.

Providing a sustained research, this ground-breaking e-book considers the social coverage, politics and laws that encompass and force the crime aid time table. It analyzes:

  • the production of 'safe environments' via city and nation making plans legislation
  • the function of neighborhood experts in crime relief initiatives
  • the nature of drug coverage, paedophilia laws and courses to regulate psychological disease crime.

Bringing jointly the paintings of across the world popular specialists during this box, this booklet will end up very worthwhile to scholars of criminology and sociology, in addition to crime prevention and relief practitioners, law enforcement officials and neighborhood security partnership professionals.

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Crowe, T. (1991) Crime Prevention through Environmental Design: Applications of Architectural Design and Space Management Concepts, Stoneham, MA: Butterworth-Heinemann. DETR (2001) Planning Policy Guidance Note 13: ‘Transport’, London: TSO. DoE (1984) Circular 1/84: ‘Crime Prevention’, London: HMSO. DoE (1994) Circular 5/94: ‘Planning out Crime’, London: HMSO. DoE (1995) Circular 11/95: ‘The Use of Conditions in Planning Permissions’, London: HMSO. DTLR (2000) Planning Policy Guidance Note 3: ‘Housing’, London: TSO.

The right to live free from fear and crime. The Act was also intended to help re-build communities and to tackle social exclusion. Two specific parts of the Act are relevant to planning. Sections 5–7 cover crime and disorder reduction strategies and section 17 concerns a general duty for local authorities to prevent crime and disorder in their areas. The Act also introduced the concept of anti-social behaviour orders. The need for multi-agency approaches to crime prevention had been recognized in Circular 1/84 (DoE 1984) and reinforced by the Morgan Report (1991).

1281. Warrant Investments Ltd v. Newcastle-under-Lyme Borough Council, Appeal Ref. T/APP/P3420/A/00/1036269/P2, 3 May 2000. West Midlands Probation Committee v. L. 323. 2 Law and the management of places Martin H. Seddon Introduction This chapter refers to the growing body of research, theory and practice concerning the influence of environmental factors on levels of crime and fear of crime. It explores the origins of contemporary planning controls and guidance which influence the places where we live, work and play and how these can be used to help create a safer environment.

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