Thanks to the cooperation of the National Society of Student and Youth Journalists and the Ministry of Interior, each year more and more students have the chance to deepen their knowledge about crime prevention. This year, more than 15.000 youngsters filled out the online questionnaire in the first round of the big crime prevention quiz. The second round and the final were held within the framework of the 26th National Youth Press Festival.
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We asked some of Hungary’s most popular influencers to talk about crime prevention topics that are relevant for youth such as cyberbullying, drunk driving, online safety, etc.
All together they reached out for more than a million viewers.
You can find some of the videos here:
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Mystery in Little Woods is a play based on our children book collection ’Tales of Forest Town’ written by our colleague, Mrs. Judit Diószegi. The Hatszín Theatre decided to put the crime prevention tales on stage. The shows are free of charge. For more information, please visit the website, where you can also download the tales.… More »
We launched our new anti-bullying campaign! Cyberbullying became a recurrent topic in crime prevention. The National Crime Prevention Council of Hungary developed easy explain videos to address victims, bullies and bystanders. (The videos are available in english as well.)
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On the 16th of April the foundation-stone of the ’Shape your space’ project was laid off. After long months of preparations Mr. Róbert D. Kovács, Major of Kőbánya, Mr. József Hatala, president of the National Crime Prevention Council, Mr. László Béla Tóth, president of the Foundation for Public Safety of Kőbánya laid off the foundation-stone of the project. The initiative aims to reconstruct a 1500square meter park by using the CPTED principles. At the ceremony the visual plans for the new park were presented, in which planning the local high school students participated.… More »
The National Crime Prevention Council of Hungary was established on the 12th of April 2011. For the first time we celebrated this day as the official day of crime prevention to raise awareness of the importance of cooperation in the creation of safe communities. Our stakeholders organized different crime prevention programmes all around the country in honour of this day.
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How can we create safe spaces and how can we increase city dwellers’ sense of safety through environmental design?
Our conference ‘SAFECITY 1.0’ was searching for answers to these questions by walking around educational, architectural, sociological, crime prevention aspects.
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The popular story book series of the National crime Prevention Council are now available for everyone free of charge.
On the website visitors find 8 cartoons -both for kindergarten and elementary school students-and our interactive story reading app which is an interactive version of the original tales with extra features in order to improve children’s reading skills. From this spring the tales can also be seen at Hatszín Teátrum (theatre) where the stories come alive.… More »
Overall 107 administrative divisions were represented on the „Municipal Crime Prevention Conference” last month at the National Police Headquarters.
This year the National Crime Prevention Council decided to dedicate its annual international conference to the role of municipalities in crime prevention. Among the national experts we welcomed Mr. Bo Grönlund, architect and urban planner, emeritus at The Royal Danish… More »