in The Oxford Handbook of Crime Prevention
March 2012; p ublished online September 2012 .
Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Crime Prevention; Policing. 9976 words.
This article assesses the theoretical and empirical evidence on the concentration of crime in a small number of places and times, and the concentration of offending among a small number of...
in The Oxford Handbook of Police and Policing
April 2014; p ublished online April 2014 .
Article. Subjects: Criminology and Criminal Justice; Policing; Crime Prevention. 8069 words.
The police role necessitates response to a wide variety of calls for service including those involving vulnerable populations. Vulnerability, however, is a difficult term to define and...