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Mumin, Maria Ungdom Motivational Interventions, is a collaborative project involving the police, the healthcare sector and the social services, with the objective of preventing youths from finding themselves in a state of permanent social exclusion and becoming persistent offenders.
  • Sweden
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2009
The main goals of the exhibition and the crime prevention short films for children were to draw pupil’s attention to the narrow border between students’ mischief and juvenile delinquency. It is important to make clear that not knowing the law cannot be an excuse for avoiding responsibility.
  • Hungary
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
The primary objective of the project has been to reduce levels of graffiti and vandalism, first and foremost in the subway whose decoration and design the young people have been involved in.
  • Sweden
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Offenders
  • 2011
Several different sections of France’s national Police Force work together to combat burglary.
  • France
  • Burglary
  • Initiatives
  • 2017
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
  • Victims
  • 2017