Tools for tackling criminal damage / vandalism/ graffiti

Involving schools

  • Is there a tackling homophobic incident/ bullying/ crime policy?
  • Is it part of improving behavior generally? Standards website
  • Is there a reporting system – Centralized?
  • Using Safer Schools / Healthy Schools/ Teacher net/ Spell it out/ Other package / Social and emotional aspects of learning (SEAL)?
  • Reputation management

Tools for tackling criminal damage / vandalism/ graffiti

  • Use of Fixed Penalty Notices and Antisocial Behavior powers.

If you want to find out a more about vandalism and the consequences there are continue reading Criminal Damage Act 1971.

Increasing reporting

Increasing reporting

  • Internet / police stations/ telephone / text/ third party centers/ other service providers/ assisted/ self reporting
  • Support for victims and witnesses

Here you will find information on why it is important to Report a Crime and the steps to take.

Prevention

  • Have you target hardened?
  • Risk Assessment
  • Preventing repeat victimization, Tackling trends / patterns
  • Changes to service provision
  • Personal safety advice