ERIC Number: EJ535956
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
First Things First: Developing a Crime Prevention Program.
Dahlem, Carole B.
New Directions for Higher Education, n95 p3-10 Fall 1996
A brief history of the concept of scientific crime prevention is outlined, and development of a college crime prevention program is discussed, including criteria for judging proposals that address a security threat; advantages and disadvantages of three prevention approaches (informational, mechanical, human); innovations; crime in the surrounding community; and the role of the crime prevention specialist. (MSE)
Publication Type: Guides - Non-Classroom; Reports - Evaluative; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Administrators; Practitioners
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Theme issue: "An Administrator's Guide for Responding to Campus Crime: From Prevention to Liability."