Critical Realism and Urban Criminology

Posted on November 27, 2014 · Posted in Theoretical approaches

by Günter Stummvoll* Environmental criminology wants to break with the traditional way of thinking (what some may call ‘old school’) in terms of psychological causes of crime (dispositional crime prevention)… read more

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Publications on Urban Safety in French

Posted on November 13, 2014 · Posted in Case Study

by Marie-Aude Corbillé* The French Ministry of Sustainable Development has published two brochures on urban safety: 1. User Safety and Urban Design Human beings react in a sensitive way to.. read more

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New Publication Online: Review of CEN 14383

Posted on October 29, 2014 · Posted in Research

One of the objectives of the COST action Crime Prevention through Urban Design and Planning is to produce a series of publications and make them avilable to a broader audience… read more


A Unique Crime Prevention Standard in Europe

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by Paul van Soomeren* It all began on a stormy and rainy London day in October 1996. A small group of people from Denmark, the UK and The Netherlands gathered.. read more

Manual on Crime Prevention through Urban Design and Urban Management

Crime Prevention through Urban Design and Planning

Posted on October 27, 2014 · Posted in Action

This blog is part of the dissemination objectives of the COST Action “Crime Prevention through Urban Design and Planning”. The aim of this Action is to contribute to structuring existing.. read more