Preventing Crime by Building Better

How changing the way we build can reduce costs and improve communities

Justin Draper
Feb 20, 2020 · 8 min read

What is Crime Prevention through Environmental Design?

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The Community Cost of Crime (and Crime Prevention)

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Conventional Policing Policy

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Justin Draper is a writer, musician, animal lover, political watcher and pun enthusiast from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

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Justin Draper is a writer, musician, animal lover, political watcher and pun enthusiast from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.

Age of Awareness

Stories providing creative, innovative, and sustainable changes to the ways we learn

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