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Public Policies and Crime

Subject: public policy implications and crime prevention strategies related to different criminological theories and types of crime.

In your informed (by sources) opinion, what public policy or prevention strategy implication makes the most sense?

Do real-world public policies of this type help prevent crime?

Explain your answer.

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In your informed (by sources) opinion, what public policy or prevention strategy implication makes the most sense?

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In my opinion those public policies and prevention strategies that address directly the issues related to crime make most sense:
1. Public policy that makes it mandatory to mark expensive property can help crime prevention because it makes it easy to recover the property.
2. Public policy that gives explicit direction to the vulnerable, like the elderly makes sense. For instance a policy can make it mandatory to declare some areas safe for the elderly.
3. Public policy that ...

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This posting describes public policies and prevention strategies that address issues related to crime.. It also examines how public policies help prevent crime.

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