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Reducing violence in licensed venues: community safety action projects

Trends & issues in crime and criminal justice no. 101

Marg Hauritz, Ross Homel, Gillian McIlwain, Tamara Burrows & Michael Townsley
ISBN 0 642 24087 6 ISSN 0817-8542 ; CRC 25/95-96
Canberra: Australian Institute of Criminology, December 1998

Abstract

The aims of this paper are to describe a series of community safety action projects in three North Queensland cities, and to report their results. These projects had as their major objective improvements in the safety of the environments in and around licensed venues in the central city entertainment areas. They were designed as replications of the safety action intervention model developed in Surfers Paradise in 1992 and 1993.

 

 

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  • Media release: A Christmas present for clubs and pubs
  • Criminology Research Council