SaferSpaces: Safety through Environmental Design

Safety through Environmental Design

Strategies to prevent crime and violence also include to diminish opportunities for crime by modifying the situations in which they occur. This encompasses crime prevention through environmental design, focusing on making the built environment less conducive to crime.

In this section you can learn and discuss about the following:
• The integration of safety, crime and violence prevention principles into urban and rural planning and design that, promotes safety and facilitates feeling safe.
• And other relevant topics.


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