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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

In Denmark, between 360 and 475 rapes are reported annually. In addition to this are the unreported figures. Annually, it is estimated that about 2600 more incidents of rape or attempted...

  • Denmark
  • Sexual violence
  • 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