This module is a resource for lecturers
The following materials have been compiled to assist in developing an understanding of useful guidelines and documents; regional crime prevention networks; and central clearinghouses of contemporary evidence-based crime prevention. These resources will be useful to lecturers who wish to tailor their teaching for specific audiences/regions.
United Nations Crime Prevention Documents
United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (2016). Compendium of United Nations Standards and Norms in Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice . United Nations: Vienna.
The Compendium of United Nations Standards and Norms in Crime Prevention and Criminal Justice (hereafter, the Compendium) is a collation of the various resolutions in the field of crime prevention and criminal justice, that have been adopted by the international community. The Compendium was first published in 1992 and it was last updated in 2016. The Compendium is available in the following languages: Arabic, Chinese, English, French, Russian and Spanish.
Further materials are grouped in the following sub-sections:
- United Nations entities
- Regional crime prevention councils / institutions
- Key clearinghouses
- Systematic reviews
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