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Internet Resources on Crime Prevention
About Crime. An Internet resource
providing information about crime.
Statistics. Bureau of Justice
Statistics. Indicators of school crime and safety, federal justice
statistics, statistical tables, census of jail facilities, justice
expenditures and employment, correctional populations, and more.
Searches the internet for crime and law enforcement websites.
An aid to doing research on criminalistics, forensic anthropology,
murders, juvenile crime, gang violence, serial killers, and other crime
and law enforcement topics.
Check. This site furnishes crime reports and an indexed map of
crime areas and statistics for residential and business addresses.
Uniform Crime Reports. The Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR)
Program is a FBI endeavor that provides information statistics for
several annual statistical publications produced by the government.
Fight Crime: Invest in Kids.
An anti-crime organization of
over 5,000 police chiefs, sheriffs, prosecutors, and violence survivors.
The organization takes a hard look at the research about what prevents
kids from becoming criminals and puts that information in the hands of
policymakers and the general public.
Association of Town Watch.
Building safer and better neighborhoods through community involvement.
Advancing safe communities, kids safety, bullying prevention,
cyberbullying prevention, and other crime initiatives.
Specialty Products Online Catalog (The Crime Dog), National Crime Prevention
National Criminal Justice Reference Service (NCJRS).
The NCJRS is a federally funded resource
offering justice and drug-related information to support research,
policy, and program development worldwide.
National Council on Crime and Delinquency (NCCD).
The NCCD applies research to policy and practice in criminal justice,
juvenile justice, and child welfare.
National Organization for Victim Assistance.
Championing dignity and compassion for victims of crime and crisis.
Runaway Switchboard. Keeping America's runaway, homeless and
at-risk youth safe and off the streets.
Intergovernmental Research. A nonprofit corporation specializing
in training, technical assistance, and research for criminal justice,
homeland security, and juvenile justice issues.
Watch Program. The national
face for Neigborhood Watch - Crime Watch - and Business Watch.
Learn more about starting a Neighborhood Watch Program.
Safe Kids Worldwide.
Preventing injuries at home, at play, and on the way. Lifesaving
programs for kids.
Striving to Reduce Youth Violence Everywhere. A national
intiative, led by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),
which takes a public health approach to preventing youth violence before
Tips to Keep Your Home From Being Burglarized. HomeSecurity.us.
Useful resources to help homeowners secure their property and
Youth Crime Watch of America.
Colleges and Universities - Crime Prevention
Center for the Study and Prevention of Violence.
Institute of Behavioral Science at the University of Colorado at Boulder.
Provides assistance to groups committed to understanding and preventing
violence, particularly adolescent violence.
Campus Safety and
Security Data Analysis Cutting Tool. Office of Postsecondary
Education, U.S. Department of Education. Provides rapid customized
reports for public inquiries relating to campus crime and fire data.
Campus Crime. National Center for Victims of Crime.