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Property List" to view current stolen items that have not been
states that in order for a crime to occur all three of the triangles
elements must exist:
Criminal, & Opportunity
If we can eliminate any one of these elements (opportunity) a crime can
break down the three elements.
There is always a victim when a crime committed. Typically, the victim
is unaware that he or she may be the target. Criminals have a desire to
committ crimes and we, as citizens, can not affect or remove a
criminals desire to commit
a crime. If someone really wants to commit a crime, they will.
Typically, criminals do not care who the victim is or how it will
their life. They will find a way to committ a crime. They can
be thousands of miles
away and use telephones, cell phones, the internet, and countless other
ways in order to commit a crime. Physical impairment will stop some
from committing crimes.
The criminals opportunity to commit crimes.
is where we can take action to prevent crime. A lot of times, criminals
will hunt for an opportunity to commit a crime, and by removing the
opportunity for crime to occur we have broken the “Crime Prevention