Brad Young CPTED Sample
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- 1. SAMPLE: CPTED & Target Hardening Training
- 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
- 4. Why CPTED?
Utilize human nature and known behavior to deter crime
Enhance natural surveillance
- 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
- 9. CPTED Examples
Moats around castles
Forest clearing along roadways
Walls, gates, drawbridges
Parking guard stations
Improved lighting designs
- 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.
- 13. Fact: 90% OF ALL CRIMEOCCURS AFTER DARK
- 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