A message of
The Help Center of Federal Point, Carolina Beach, NC.
members of the North Carolina Crime Prevention
Association, recognize that by formal definition, crime
prevention is the "Anticipation, recognition, and
appraisal of a crime risk and the initiation of some
action to remove of reduce it". In practical
application, crime prevention is a pattern of attitudes
and behaviors directed both at reducing the threat of
crime and enhancing the sense of safety and security.