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Sessions relaunches Bush era crime-fighting plan

By SADIE GURMAN , Associated Press Oct. 5, 2017 3:47 PM ET WASHINGTON (AP) — Attorney General Jeff Sessions said Thursday he is reviving a Bush era crime-fighting strategy that emphasizes aggressive prosecution of gun and gang crimes. Read More

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THE CRIME TRIANGLE

The crime triangle provides a way of thinking about recurring problems of crime. It takes a victim, a suspect, and an opportunity (location) for a crime to occur.  Removing any the three will result in crime deterrence. Thus, effective problem-solving … Continue reading

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Community development that fights crime

Community development that fights crime Elizabeth Duffrin A successful crime requires, at minimum, three things: an offender, a victim and a suitable location. Julia Ryan explains the crime triangle at the Staying Safe workshop at Getting It Done II. Residents … Continue reading

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“Leadership for the line officer”

Keith Funderburk 3-4 minutes What has happened to the leadership in law enforcement? I hear this question from officers around the nation in a consistent fashion. This is a theme that demands an answer. We cannot condemn all departments across … Continue reading

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National Crime Prevention Training

The National Crime Prevention Council delivers training and technical assistance tailored to meet the needs of agencies, communities, and others engaged in crime prevention. Crime trends and effective prevention strategies are constantly evolving and leaders must have the tools to … Continue reading

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CWEB Fundraising

The Dallas Crime Watch Executive Board (CWEB) is asking for your help in making Dallas a safer city.  Your participation will help thousands of residents through crime watch programs which will provide safer neighborhoods and significant positive public relations for … Continue reading

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National Night Out: Event Planning

Are you interested in learning some helpful tips for planning your neighborhood’s National Night Out event to be celebrated this year on Wednesday, October 4th? Please join Neighborhood Vitality for our workshop on August 17th. For more information follow this … Continue reading

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