Situational crime prevention consists of the knowledge of how, where, and when to implement a specific measure that will alter a particular situation in order to prevent a crime from occurring.
In an essay of 750-1,000 words:
- Identify target-hardening techniques that you would recommend for reducing residential burglaries in a high-crime area.
- Using situational theories of crime, explain the potential effectiveness of these techniques.
Be sure to cite three to five relevant scholarly sources in support of your content. Use only sources found at the GCU Library, government websites or those provided in Topic Materials.
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