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Author Clarke, R. V. G.
Title Closing streets and alleys to reduce crime : should you go down this road? / by Ronald V. Clarke.
Imprint Washington, D.C. : U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Community Oriented Policing Services, [2004]
Edition [Updated edition].

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Series Problem-oriented guides for police. Response guides series ; guide no. 2.
Problem-oriented guides for police. Response guides series ; guide no. 2.
Subject Crime prevention -- United States.
Community policing -- United States.
Alt Name United States. Department of Justice. Office of Community Oriented Policing Services.
Description viii, 58 pages : digital, PDF file.
Edition [Updated edition].
System Details Mode of access: Internet from the COPS web site. Address as of 8/17/06: http://www.cops.usdoj.gov/mime/open.pdf?Item=1346; current access is available via PURL.
Note Title from title screen (viewed on Aug. 17, 2006).
"Updated date: September 16, 2004."
Summary Examines whether closing public streets and alleys to control crime in residential areas is an appropriate police response. The guide discusses why street closures might help to reduce crime and disorder, summarizes the literature on their effectiveness, and discusses the arguments for and against their use. The guide also provides lists of questions that should be asked and steps that should be followed when implementing street closures.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
OCLC # 58534155