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Author Nuttall, Christopher Peter.
Title Handbook on planning and action for crime prevention in Southern Africa and the Caribbean regions / [prepared by Christopher Nuttall].
Imprint New York : United Nations, 2008.

Series Criminal justice handbook series
Criminal justice handbook series.
Subject Crime prevention -- Africa, Southern.
Crime prevention -- Caribbean Area.
Alt Name United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.
Add Title Crime prevention in Southern Africa and the Caribbean regions
Series Criminal justice handbook series
Criminal justice handbook series.
Subject Crime prevention -- Africa, Southern.
Crime prevention -- Caribbean Area.
Alt Name United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime.
Add Title Crime prevention in Southern Africa and the Caribbean regions
Description 1 online resource (120 pages) : color illustrations.
Note At head of title: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Vienna.
"Sales No. E.09. IV.1"--Title page verso.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 115-120).
Contents Introduction -- 1. The aims and background of the handbook -- 2. How crime can be prevented -- Why crime takes place -- What works in preventing crime? -- 3. Programmes for crime prevention in the developing world -- Crime prevention programmes -- Some projects to tackle criminality -- Programmes to increase disincentives to crime and improve the ability of communities and people to prevent crime -- Programmes to reduce opportunities for crime -- 4. The information and evaluation needs for effective crime reduction -- Information needs -- Evaluation needs -- 5. Who are the actors and what can they do? -- The international community -- Central government -- Local government -- The police -- The judiciary -- Other criminal justice professionals -- Other professionals -- Universities -- Schools -- The organized non-governmental sector -- Local communities -- 6. Capacity-building for effective crime prevention -- Individuals -- Organizations -- Institutions -- The State -- Technology -- Incentives for reform -- Politicians -- Development agencies -- Sentencers -- The police -- The community -- 7. Sustaining momentum and activity -- Needs assessment -- Buy-in -- Adequate resources -- Commitment -- 8. Recommendations for immediate action -- Annex I. The crime context -- Annex II. The effects of crime in developing countries -- References.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9781441621504 (electronic bk.)
1441621504 (electronic bk.)
9789211302691
9211302692
OCLC # 437266584
Additional Format Print version: Nuttall, Christopher Peter. Handbook on planning and action for crime prevention in Southern Africa and the Caribbean regions. New York : United Nations, 2008 9789211302691 9211302692 (OCoLC)318029300