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Sample of training and consulting Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design

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  • 1. SAMPLE: CPTED & Target Hardening Training
    Presented by
    Brad Young
    CPTED Practitioner
  • 2. What is CPTED?
    Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design
    CPTED is the proper design and effective use of the built environment that can lead to a reduction in the form and incidence of crime and improvement in the quality of life.
    C. Ray Jeffrey, 1971
  • 3. CPTED Elements
    Natural surveillance
    Interior lighting
    Exterior lighting
    Parking facilities
    Access Control
  • 4. Why CPTED?
    Utilize human nature and known behavior to deter crime
    Harden targets
    access control
    Enhance natural surveillance
    Territorial reinforcement
    Maintenance image
  • 5. Major Benefits of CPTED
    Reduction in crime.
    Reduction in potential for crime.
    Perceived greater safety and security.
  • 6. Major Benefits of CPTED
    Increased business activity.
    Encouragement of the middle class to remain in the city.
  • 7. Major Benefits of CPTED
    Improvement and beautification of the physical environment.
    Improved quality of life.
    Revitalization and preservation of neighborhoods
  • 8. CPTED Uses
    Single family homes
    Commercial drive-through
    Commercial storefronts
    Industrial parks
    Auto dealerships
    Office buildings
  • 9. CPTED Examples
    Old World
    Moats around castles
    Forest clearing along roadways
    Walls, gates, drawbridges
    New World
    See-through elevators
    Parking guard stations
    Improved lighting designs
    Enhanced surveillance
    Planned communities
  • 10. Natural Surveillance
    Make all parking areas visible through windows and doors.
    Screen or conceal dumpsters, but dont create blind spots.
    Position main entrances in high-profile areas, this allows for greater visibility.
    Position cash registers near the front windows, but not directly next to the glass.
    Avoid fencing, walls, and landscaping that may obstruct visibility or provide hiding places.
    Ensure any public pay phones are in highly visible areas, remove pay phones completely if possible.
  • 11. Natural Surveillance
  • 12. CPTED & Lighting
    Lighting has two purposes within the CPTED model
    1. Lighting is used for the illumination of human activity.
    2. Lighting is used for security.
  • 14. Benefits of Proper Lighting
    • Less criminal activity
    • 15. Improvement in quality of life
    • 16. Improvement in perception of safety
    • 17. Increased pedestrian activity
    • 18. Improvement in local business
    • 19. Increased property values