NICRO’s Service Streams
Community Crime & Violence Prevention
To prevent the occurrence of crime and violence
- Families and communities
- Community structures such as community policing forums, CBOs, churches, and neighbourhood watches
- Service providers including private practitioners, NGOs, and government departments.
- Raising awareness about crime and violence
- Crime prevention - identifying and addressing the risk factors, those negative influences in the lives of individuals or a community: broken families, family violence and parental neglect, drug and alcohol abuse, gender-based violence, high unemployment and poverty.