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Toolbox 11 - Prevention of pickpocketing within the EU – policy & practices

The eleventh toolbox in the series published by the EUCPN Secretariat focuses on the main theme of the Maltese Presidency, which is ‘Prevention of Pickpocketing’. The first part of the...

  • European Union
  • Pickpocketing
  • Organised property crime
  • Research
  • EUCPN Output
  • Toolbox
  • 2018
The 10th toolbox in the series published by the EUCPN Secretariat focusses on the main theme of the Slovakian Presidency and the 2016 Best Practice Conference and European Crime Prevention Award, which is the ‘Prevention of organised crimes targeting elderly people’.
  • European Union
  • Organised property crime
  • Fraud
  • Target groups
  • Elderly
  • EUCPN Output
  • Research
  • Toolbox
  • 2018
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