`This text represents a major contribution to the literature on crime prevention and community safety. It goes beyond existing literature in bringing together sophisticated theoretical analysis on these topics which are core issues for government at local as well as national levels. And it also brings a much needed international perspective to our understanding of the local governance of crime' - Kevin Stenson, Professor of Criminology, Buckinghamshire Chilterns University College
Covers main points on any courses related to crime prevention and community safety. Good policing examples, and historical trajectory.
Bringing the subject of crime prevention and how crimila justices agencies work to engender safety, this book is suggested for undergraduate students who are exploring this area
I used this book for the youth crime unit I teach on. I particularly found the chapter by John Muncie useful.
A key text which do well as a recommended text.
This book clearly explaines the origins and background of crime prevention and community safety al a local, national and international level. Essential reading for undergraduate students.