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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

Safety from crime is an important part of the overall safe society definition.  In Lithuania the term "feeling of safety" is more common than the term "fear of crime". It combines public...

  • Lithuania
  • General crime prevention
  • National policy
  • 2014

According to the Federal Republic of Germanys constitution, the Länder (states) are responsible for law enforcement within their territory. Thus each of the 16 German Länder can in principle...

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

Vehicle crime was quite significant problem in Lithuania during years 1999-2004. Since that period a number of crimes have been constantly decreasing.

The policy aimed to tackle the...

  • Lithuania
  • 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