contemporary issues in crime prevention

Various crime control and prevention strategies have been examined throughout the course. Depending on the type of crime to be controlled or prevented, a different approach might be required. Compare two different crime control strategies and indicated which types of crimes each targets. Also, regarding sensational crimes involving spree killings, mass murder, or serial killings for example, is prevention of such crimes possible? Are there any crime control or prevention strategies that can minimize such crimes? Explain your position.


Explain how environmental manipulation can reduce criminal opportunities. What are some examples of environmental manipulation to reduce crime? Cite some examples of how the wrong environment can make it easier for offenders to commit crimes.