Design Out Crime: Case Studies


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Inside you will find

  • 20 detailed case studies, from Barclays bikes to theft prevention efforts at University of Technology, Sydney 

This will interest

  • Designers in all disciplines interested in using design to fight crime
  • Local government and councils

Designers all over the world are finding ingenious ways to address crime problems.

The examples described here show just how diverse this field of activity can be, with highly effective solutions coming from product, communication and service design as well as design for the built environment.

This guide was created as part of Design Out Crime, a 2008–10 initiative from the Home Office’s Design and Technology Alliance against Crime and the Design Council.

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