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Preventing Crime against older Australians
Author: James, Marianne and Graycar, Adam
2000
Format: Book
Despite the fact that elderly people are less likely to become victims of crime in Australia than other groups, they are more likely to be living in fear of crime. They feel potentially more vulnerable than other groups, physically, financially and legally. This book gives a comprehensive analysis of issues affecting the elderly now. It examines preventative strategies for elder abuse and predatory crime and suggests government policies
Crime prevention Statistics Crime prevention, Australia Elderly Australians Predatory crime Fear of crime Elder abuse Economic crime
Published: Australian Institute of Criminology; Canberra, ACT Australia
Shelf Number: Pv15
Acquisiton Number: 262
ISBN: 0642241732

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