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Environmental Design Programs at a Glance
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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

Community Crime Prevention Strategies

Environmental Design

Crime prevention strategies through environmental design use a multi-disciplinary approach to deterring criminal behavior. These strategies focus on the design and management of the physical environment of buildings, residential neighborhoods, and business areas in order to increase public safety and reduce the fear of crime.

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OJP Publications

Decision Making in Sexual Assault Cases: Replication Research on Sexual Violence Case Attrition in the U.S., NIJ-Sponsored, 2019
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Success Story: Advancing 3D Virtual Microscopy for Firearm Forensics, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2019
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Impact of Criminal Record Sealing on State and National Estimates of Offenders and Their Offending Careers, BJS-Sponsored, February 2019
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National Crime Victimization Survey Historical Trends Project, 1973-2014, BJS-Sponsored, February 2019
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Event- and Offender-Based Recidivism Methodology Using the National Corrections Reporting Program, BJS-Sponsored, February 2019
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