Thanks to the Shape Your Space project and the efficient usage of the CPTED principles, squares and parks are becoming safer and more appeal to the public in the 10th district. The successful project now extend even further, more squares and streets join the movement, and the National Crime Prevention Council is there to support the initiative.
As a shared effort, the Hungarian Crime Prevention Council, the Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta and the local authorities launched a complex crime prevention project at Tarnazsadány, Sárkeresztúr and Tarnaméra. The project aimed two age groups, between 8-12 and 12-15 competed each other in a seasonal football cup. Beside the sport activities, thanks to the initiative called Szimfónia a concert was held also, introducing their musical improvement of the young ones.
The unique approach to the bullying issue through a dramatic play was co-produced by the Láthatáron Csoport and the Pro Progression Egyesület. Originally the play will be played exclusively for high school students, but for this two occasion the play was reachable for the wide public in the 26th and the 27th of February. The main idea was to actively interact with the audience, demolish the “fourth wall”, and invite the viewer over the passive spectator role to an active story forming attitude.
Funded by the National Crime Prevention Council, the very first escape room - designed and based on the experiential education and with the crime prevention philosophy in mind - has been opened for the youth and families at Kőbánya’s prominent street, at Újhegyi sétány.
Dr. Hatala József, the head of the National Crime Prevention Council emphasised in his opening speech, that the most powerful way to spread the knowledge of the crime prevention is through games, and the (V)ÉSZJELZÉS escape room is a good example of it.
How to use carefully our smart devices, what is personal data, and how can you protect it? This and many other topics were on the table with Péter Bányász who was our guest after the hungarian FOMO movie was on screen at Premier KultCafé.
At the community centre of Csepel orphans and members of the Child Protection service at the age 13-17 intrduced themself, and their musical development thanks to the National Crime Prevention Council’s project the “A zene az kell…”.
This year we decided to dream big for the annual police and fireman day. The NCPC built a crime prevention village within the festival with the help of the crime prevention departments of the Police to get the attention the topic deserves.
Besides the departments of the counties, the National Police Headquarters and the Hungarian Prison Service also helped us to make crime prevention a factor in the event. We had interactive games, giant bouncing castle and many colourful programmes that attracted both kids and adults.