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By Kate Moss

ISBN-10: 0203696840

ISBN-13: 9780203696842

ISBN-10: 041535143X

ISBN-13: 9780415351430

This leading edge and pioneering new ebook establishes hyperlinks among crime relief and the legislations, uniquely offering a detailed examination of the way particular laws and function ambitions reduction or undermine makes an attempt at crime aid.

Providing a sustained research, this ground-breaking e-book considers the social coverage, politics and laws that encompass and force the crime aid schedule. It analyzes:

  • the production of 'safe environments' via city and state making plans legislation
  • the function of neighborhood gurus in crime relief initiatives
  • the nature of drug coverage, paedophilia laws and courses to manage psychological sickness crime.

Bringing jointly the paintings of the world over well known specialists during this box, this publication will end up very invaluable to scholars of criminology and sociology, in addition to crime prevention and aid practitioners, law enforcement officials and neighborhood security partnership professionals.

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Defensive structures such as these were mainly applied to existing settlements, but occasionally a new fortified town was created, such as Palmanova in eastern Italy. This star-shaped settlement was built in the 1590s by the rulers of Venice to protect the rural neighbourhood from attack by the Ottoman Empire (Watkin 2000: 280). In referring to political and military developments in Italy during the Renaissance, Eaton (2002: 56) notes that: The walls of medieval towns may have looked impressive but they offered little resistance to modern technology.

Government 1999) Allied to this strategy is a set of indicators for sustainable development and the quality of life. These include vehicle and related theft, the total number Law and the management of places 21 of crimes reported by the police and fear of crime. All these indicators show a positive outcome in recent years, with a downward trend since the early 1990s. The Planning and Compensation Act 2004 introduced a radically new system for development plans. The development plan is to comprise the Regional Spatial Strategy prepared by the regional planning body (Spatial Development Strategy in London) and Development Plan Documents prepared mainly by district and unitary authorities.

Increasing concern about the global effects of industrialization and population growth has led to the concept of sustainable development being introduced into planning legislation. e. development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the ability of future generations to meet their own needs. Whilst sustainable development initially had an environmental emphasis, it has now been widened in a town planning context to include economic and social considerations, including community safety.

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