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Larceny/Theft Programs at a Glance
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Larceny/Theft Practice Outcomes at a Glance
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Randomized Controlled Trial (RCT) / Randomized Field Experiment

Refers to an experimental research design in which participants are randomly assigned to a treatment or a control group. Most social scientists consider random assignment to lead to the highest level of confidence that observed effects are the result of the program and not other variables.

Property Crime


Larceny, or theft, is the unlawful taking, carrying, leading, or riding away of property from the possession of another.



OJP Publications

Smartphone Thefts and Robberies: Growing Trends and Promising Practices, BJA-Sponsored, September 2013

"Bait Vehicle" Technologies and Motor Vehicle Theft Along the Southwest Border, NIJ-Sponsored, July 2007

Motor Vehicle Theft: Crime and Spatial Analysis in a Non-Urban Region, NIJ-Sponsored, August 2006
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Assessing Trends and Best Practices of Motor Vehicle Theft Prevention Programs, Final Report, NIJ-Sponsored, February 2005
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Evaluation of the Effectiveness of Automobile Parts Marking and Anti-Theft Devices on Preventing Theft, NIJ-Sponsored, September 2003

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