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To CCTV or not to CCTV?: A review of current research into the effectiveness of CCTV systems in reducing crime

Armitage, Rachel (2002) To CCTV or not to CCTV?: A review of current research into the effectiveness of CCTV systems in reducing crime. Nacro Briefing Note.

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    Abstract

    The extent of CCTV coverage and the government's funding of new systems has increased dramatically over the last decade. There is very little substantive research evidence, however, to suggest that CCTV works. This briefing note has been written to inform community safety practitioners about recent research into the effectiveness of CCTV, which suggests that it is not always as successful at reducing crime as it is claimed to be.

    Item Type: Article
    Additional Information: UoA 40 (Social Work and Social Policy and Administration) © Nacro Crime and Social Policy Section
    Uncontrolled Keywords: CCTV, Crime
    Subjects: H Social Sciences > H Social Sciences (General)
    H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare
    Schools: School of Human and Health Sciences
    School of Human and Health Sciences > Applied Criminology Centre
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    Depositing User: Rachel Armitage
    Date Deposited: 26 Nov 2008 13:55
    Last Modified: 28 Jul 2010 19:28
    URI: http://eprints.hud.ac.uk/id/eprint/2542

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