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Certain forms of what is known in Sweden as ‘robbery offences can be regarded as volume crime, which is a priority issue for the Swedish Government (read more under ‘vehicle crime). Other...

  • Sweden
  • Organised property crime
  • Other OPC
  • National policy
  • 2014

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
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
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2012
“Once the cold season starts and night falls early, burglaries are on the rise. Therefore, the police will take action against this type of crime in autumn and winter 2016 and 2017, too. Specific analysis methods and swift search and investigative measures combined with more prevention are to be adopted to counter this type of crime. Direct contact to police officers lies at the heart of these measures.”
  • Austria
  • Burglary
  • Good practice
  • 2017
This is a collaborative partnership between the law enforcement agency, community members and groups, nonprofit providers and the individuals and organizations to serve to develop solutions to problems and increase trust in police.
  • Austria
  • Community-oriented policing
  • Organised property crime
  • Burglary
  • Pickpocketing
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2012