Environmental interventions to reduce fear of crime: systematic review of effectiveness
Theo Lorenc, Mark Petticrew, Margaret Whitehead, David Neary, Stephen Clayton, Kath Wright, Hilary Thomson,Steven Cummins, Amanda Sowden, Adrian Renton
Fear of crime is associated with negative health and wellbeing outcomes, and may mediate some impacts of the built environment on public health. A range of environmental interventions have been hypothesized to reduce the fear of crime.
This review aimed to synthesize the literature on the effectiveness of interventions in the built environment to reduce the fear of crime. Read more...
CRD welcomes Visiting Fellow in Knowledge Translation
Dr Sam Oddie is seconded to CRD one day a week from his role as a consultant neonatologist at Bradford and will be working with Professor Bill McGuire in knowledge translation/implementation in the neonatal field. Read more...
CRD databases updates: 16/05/2013 to 22/05/2013
163 systematic reviews have been added to DARE
16 economic evaluations have been added to NHSEED
14 summaries of health technology assessments have been added to the HTA database