Steel yourself--and pull down the shutters on rising tide of crime
- Furniture stores 'run high risk of robbery'. // Cabinet Maker;2/1/2008, Issue 5573, p34
The article presents a reprint of the article "Furniture stores run high risk of robbery," which appeared in the February 2, 1996 issue of "Cabinet Maker." According to the British Retail Consortium's (BRC) Crime Costs Survey, the number of furniture shop robberies had increased in 1994 and...
- Promote crime prevention and goodwill. O'Toole, Patrick // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Aug97 Part 1 of 2, Vol. 27 Issue 8, p42
Reports on the call to alarm dealers to get involved in crime prevention for the month of October 1997. Dealers' sending for kits designed to help organize local crime prevention related events; ADT Security Services' volunteering to help augment the distribution of sponsor-neutral materials.
- Town considers security standard. O'Toole, Patrick // SDM: Security Distributing & Marketing;Feb98, Vol. 28 Issue 3, p25
Reports on a proposal by a crime prevention officer in Overland Park, Kansas, to tighten building standards, which will in turn reduce the burglary rate in the community. Information on the proposal, which in before the Overland Park City Council; Information on specifics of the proposed law.
- Collared by Saint Nick. // Alberta Report / Newsmagazine;1/4/93, Vol. 20 Issue 3, p23
Profiles Carol Parsons and Guy Aquin who stopped a purse snatcher. Aquin was wearing Santa Claus clothes; How the thief was caught; The real spirit of Christmas.
- A limited war on crime that we can win. // Brookings Review;Fall92, Vol. 10 Issue 4, p6
Asserts that Washington can push ahead boldly in the war on crime on two fronts: expanding government drug treatment programs for offenders and extending them to the states, and aiding the development of community policing programs in big cities. The first war on crime; The war on criminals;...
- 1990 Omnibus Crime Bill. // Congressional Digest;Nov90, Vol. 69 Issue 11, p258
Summarizes Congress's 1990 omnibus crime bill and its emphasis on the death penalty and gun control. Principal arguments; Existing statutes.
- What to do about crime. Wilson, James Q. // Commentary;Sep94, Vol. 98 Issue 3, p25
Focuses on efforts to curb the incidence of crime in the United States. Continued rise in homicide cases; Decline of robbery rates; Increase in size of prison population; Impact of worldwide cultural change; Moral and legal restraints on behavior; Violence among youth.
- Implementing change. Glensor, Ronald W.; Peak, Ken // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Jul96, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p14
Focuses on the implementation of community-oriented policing and problem solving in crime prevention in the United States. Leadership and management issues; Organizational culture; Field operations.
- Creative solutions to traditional problems. Waggoner, Kim // FBI Law Enforcement Bulletin;Aug97, Vol. 66 Issue 8, p8
Highlights some of the creative crime prevention approaches used by police agencies across the United States. Fast Fax of the Fairfax County, Virginia Police Department; Beep-a-beat in Chicago; Fleet Watch; Citizens crime watch. INSET: Creative Crime Prevention Programs..