4 results
This study set out to consider whether residential streets could serve as shared spaces where residents and sex workers could coexist, drawing on research in residential neighbourhoods in five cities in England and Scotland.
  • United Kingdom
  • Research
  • 2006
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 aim of the scheme is multiagency intervention so that risk can be monitored on a daily basis and any risk changes notified early to appropriate agencies to try and prevent further incidents.
  • United Kingdom
  • Domestic violence
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • 2013