Situational Crime Prevention

Situational Crime Prevention



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In this film Cambridge sociologist Kate Painter explains how some forms of crime can be effectively managed through the control of physical space.

The film draws on Painter and Farrington's seminal Stoke-on-Trent street-lighting study to demonstrate the relationship between continuities and changes in the built environment and some types of criminal behaviour.

In this instance, can changing the way an area is lit discourage some types of urban street crime?

[Spoiler Alert: It totally can...]

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