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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
  • Victims
  • 2019
The project’s primary objective has been to reduce crime in the residential neighbourhoods of Sörse and Andersberg. A second project objective has been to improve the residents’ perceptions of safety and security.
  • Sweden
  • Burglary
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Initiatives
  • ECPA
  • ECPA winners
  • Situation
  • 2012
A project aimed at reducing crime against tourists through partnership working.
  • Hungary
  • Car theft
  • Other OPC
  • Pickpocketing
  • Initiatives
  • Victims

Many people are affected in their everyday lives by vandalism, burglary and vehicle-related crime, such as theft from or vandalism of cars. This ‘volume crime has considerable financial...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Car theft
  • National policy
  • 2014
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