6 results
The aim is to improve the feeling of safety in the city and to promote the sense of community.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2004
The two projects aimed at testing the CPTED-principles (Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design) in ‘ordinary’ Finnish cities. An outside evaluation of the city centres’ safety and the possibilities of development and recommendations were to be given to the use of the authorities, aiming at reducing street violence and the fear of crime.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2005
The concrete aim of the project was to make sure that the end of school year weekend would go without problems, be safe and violence free as well as to prevent similar events as took place in 2001.
  • Finland
  • Drugs/alcohol
  • General crime prevention
  • Youth crime
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • Intermediaries
  • 2006
The detailed city plan of the Muotiala area is the first detailed city plan in Finland that systematically takes into account the goal of safety in the built environment.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Good practice
  • ECPA
  • 2008
The National Crime Prevention Programme entitled Working Together for Safer and More Secure Communities, prepared by the National Council for Crime Prevention, aims to promote local cooperation to reduce and prevent crime and the harm caused by it as well as the risk of becoming a victim of crime. The Government made the decision in principle for the new National Crime Prevention in November 2016.
  • Finland
  • General crime prevention
  • Good practice
  • 2016