10 results
The programme aims to improve the quality of life for all people living in the target area.
  • United Kingdom
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2004
This youth engagement scheme, developed by the London Fire Brigade, aims to tackle fire-related anti-social behaviour amongst young people (e.g. fire setting and hoax calls) and thereby help to improve community safety.
  • United Kingdom
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • Youth
  • Training
  • 2005
The project aimed to reduce the offending behaviour of a specially targeted group of persistent drug related offenders who commit burglary, violent crime (including robbery) and vehicle crime to fund their drug habit.
  • United Kingdom
  • Burglary
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2006
The Harrow Sanctuary Scheme is a victim centred initiative, which makes it possible for victims of domestic violence to voluntarily remain in their homes and feel safe, without fear of attack. The main feature of this pioneering scheme is the creation of a sanctuary or safe room within the house, which enables the occupier to retreat to a place of safety to await the arrival of the police and other emergency services.
  • United Kingdom
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2007
The project is based in Preston, a city in the North West of England. It focuses on a neighbourhood in the east of the city known locally as “Dodge City” which has long suffered from high crime nuisance anti social behaviour and other associated problems.
  • United Kingdom
  • Community-oriented policing
  • General crime prevention
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2008