Fear of crime and the environment: systematic review of UK qualitative evidence

Theo Lorenc, Mark Petticrew, Margaret Whitehead, David Neary, Stephen Clayton, Kath Wright, Hilary Thomson, Steven Cummins, Amanda Sowden, Adrian Renton

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The fear of crime may have negative consequences for health and wellbeing. It is influenced by factors in the physical and social environment. This study aimed to review and synthesize qualitative evidence from the UK on fear of crime and the environment.
Original languageEnglish
Article number496
JournalBMC Public Health
Issue number1
Early online date24 May 2013
Publication statusPublished - Dec 2013

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