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or the consequences in the process of the crime. Spots a tempting target- somewhere an offender is unlikely to be caught in an ally, parking garage, or large crowds. There are no guardians or security present to prevent the offender from taking advantage of the situation. 3 Explain the difference between general deterrence and specific deterrence. General Deterrence is to create an environment in which criminal acts are absent because of the fear of punishment. Specific Deterrence is once a person is severely punished, he or she will not chance future criminal involvement. 4 Describe situational crime prevention and what types of strategies might be implemented. It’s a method to try to control crime by changing the circumstances on how people interact with one another and with the environment. They may increase the effort required to commit a crime, making it less attractive, increase the risk of being caught, reduce the potential rewards for a crime, reduce provocation and temptations, and remove excuses for committing crimes. 5 Identify and describe the four factors that create defensible space. Territoriality- exemplifies the notion that a person’s home is his or her castle. Natural surveillance is the
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