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“Once the cold season starts and night falls early, burglaries are on the rise. Therefore, the police will take action against this type of crime in autumn and winter 2016 and 2017, too. Specific analysis methods and swift search and investigative measures combined with more prevention are to be adopted to counter this type of crime. Direct contact to police officers lies at the heart of these measures.”
  • Austria
  • Burglary
  • Initiatives
  • 2017
Property crime is among the crimes that has been sanctioned since the old ages and it’s represented highest (nearly 60%) in the Hungarian overall crime rate. The base of the current legislation is the Act V of 1878 on the Criminal Code. In regard of property crime the offended legal interests are typically proprietary rights and the connected rights such as beneficial use and lawful interest
  • Hungary
  • Organised property crime
  • Policy
  • National policy
  • 2019
A project aimed at reducing crime against tourists through partnership working.
  • Hungary
  • Car theft
  • Other OPC
  • Pickpocketing
  • Initiatives
In 2013 the National Crime Prevention Strategy – which is the baseline for the National Crime Prevention Council (NCPC) – decided to promote architectural solutions that help to construct safer homes and safer environment. While it did not attract great attention in Hungary, Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) has gone wire in other countries. By following CPTED principles architects build real estates that are not promising for criminals because of its flood lightness, accessibility and orderliness. The Hungarian way was different. We protected our homes by planting enormous bushes around our houses, like some sort of fortress, to keep unwelcomed guests away.
  • Hungary
  • Pickpocketing
  • Initiatives
  • 2017
The Hungarian National Crime Prevention Council aimed to show the people the safety level of their homes and to encourage them to think about what they can do to increase this status.
  • Hungary
  • Burglary
  • Initiatives
  • 2019