Welcome to the practical skills area of the Crime Reduction Website
Here you will find descriptions of some of the theories often mentioned in crime reduction work, alongside some of the tools provided by researchers and practitioners alike to
help you analyse and work through local issues to best effect.
Brief descriptions of the main theories and their origin with links and references to published documents which give more detail.
Techniques and checklists
Descriptions of some of the tools available and their purpose, together with links to frameworks and checklists for you to use. Source documents are referenced wherever
possible if you want to find out more.
There may be other sources that you are aware of or have come across in the course of your work that would benefit others. If so, please let us know and we will try to add
them to this section so it can be a truly useful resource and reference area. Click here to let us know.
Date modified: 28 January 2001
Review date: July 2002
Originator: Crime Reduction College Information Team
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