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All members of An Garda Síochána (Police officers) promote crime prevention and reduction. However, there are also dedicated Crime Prevention Officers within each Garda Division. These Crime...

  • Ireland
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

Trends:

The number of vehicle crimes reported over the last 3 years (2011-2013) has increased, on average, by 4%.

Relevant legislation:

In Italy, the most common alleged vehicle...

  • Italy
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

To face the high level of road accidents in Portugal the National Plan for the Prevention of Road Accidents (NPPRA) was approved in 2003. The Plan established the general aim of cutting the...

  • Portugal
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014

Many people are affected in their everyday lives by vandalism, burglary and vehicle-related crime, such as theft from or vandalism of cars. This ‘volume crime has considerable financial...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014
In The Netherlands registered youth crime figures show a spectacular downward trend from 2007 (minus 60%). This decrease can be seen amongst girls and boys, and also amongst ethnic minorities and the native Dutch. This trend can also be observed in a lot of other countries.
  • Netherlands
  • Youth crime
  • Policy
  • 2017