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Safety and its opposite, fear of crime, are two important and central issues in crime prevention efforts. Recent years have brought a significant increase in the number of studies and...

  • Denmark
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014

In Denmark robbery is considered a very serious crime as it contains elements of both enrichment and violence or coercion. The maximum penalty for robbery is thus also considerably higher...

  • Denmark
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

The main document on criminal policy in Estonia is "Guidelines for Development of Criminal Policy until 2018” (Resolution of the Riigikogu [Parliament] of 9.06.2010)"

There are no...

  • Estonia
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014

According to Estonian penal law, the robbery is particular major crime described as unlawful activity against property belonging to other person by use of violence or threats.

This crime...

  • Estonia
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

Measuring public perceptions of safety
The Veiligheidsmonitor Rijk 2007 [Government Security Monitor 2007, only in Dutch] measures both objective and perceived safety. Objective safety is...

  • Netherlands
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014