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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
  • Research
  • 2017
The goal of the project is to change the behaviour of the youngsters that lead to less delinquency and better school results. The behavioural change is not only focused upon the individual teenager, but to the whole peer group.
  • Netherlands
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
This is the Dutch ECPA entry for 2014. The theme was Trafficking in Human Beings.
  • Netherlands
  • Sexual violence
  • Trafficking in human beings
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Training
  • Victims
  • 2014
The concrete aim of the project was to make sure that the end of school year weekend would go without problems, be safe and violence free as well as to prevent similar events as took place in 2001.
  • Finland
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • Offenders
  • 2006
Icehearts is not considered as a diversion from or alternative to time spend in criminal activity. Rather, sport is used as a means of establishing relationships with at-risk children and their families. The programme also aims at preventing circumstances that would lead to the taking of the child into custody by the child welfare authorities. Other objectives are to decrease inequality, prevent truancy and drop-outs, help ensure a peaceful and orderly school environment.
  • Finland
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011