Alley gates and signals: The word on the street

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    Alley gating schemes have been given impetus by government funding. A simple causal relationship is assumed by the presence of the gates and a reduction in crime and disorder. The post-implementation research discussed in this article shows that implementation and installation decisions may have unintended consequences for the displacement of problems and the creation of new signal crimes in areas subject to alley gating.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)24-29
    Number of pages6
    JournalSafer Communities
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 01 Apr 2006


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