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    The intra-EU scope of many THB schemes, the networked nature of co-offenders, and the local impact of THB cases have ramifications for prevention. Read our paper
  • Toolbox on high-risk victim groups
    The EUCPN toolbox on High-risk victim groups provides a theoretical overview combined with practical information and examples on the topic of repeat- and secondary victimisation. Available in English, French, German and Czech.
  • European Crime Prevention Award
    Discover the winners of the 2022 European Crime Prevention Award on working with a particularly vulnerable crime victim.  

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    Crime is simply too complex for a one-size-fits-all approach. Instead, we should combine both prevention and repression in a holistic approach that balances both.
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