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Crime & Crime Prevention

Property Crime

Property crime generally includes taking money or property when there is no force or threat of force against the victims. This includes burglary, motor vehicle theft, and property or larceny theft. Arson is typically categorized as a property crime because of the destruction of property; however, arson victims may be subjected to force.


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OJP Publications

Exploring Elder Financial Exploitation Victimization: Identifying Unique Risk Profiles and Factors To Enhance Detection, Prevention and Intervention, NIJ-Sponsored, March 2017

Examining Police Officer Crime, NIJ, February 2017
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Police Officer Crimes and Police Integrity, NIJ, February 2017
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Electronic Harassment - Concept Map and Definition, NIJ-Sponsored, May 2016

Building a Comprehensive White-Collar Violations Data System, Final Technical Report, BJS-Sponsored, 2015

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