CPTED can have bad effects as well as good. Here are 10 ways to use crime data to make better CPTED outcomes and reduce the risk of financial and legal liability.

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Rio favela

CPTED is increasingly adopted in Rio de Janeiro favelas. Favelas are large-scale informal housing (used to be called slums)  in which state intervention is low.  Fevalas are typically self-managed, most notoriously, in some cases,by criminal organisations. Community journalists at RioOnWatch describe ways CPTED is becoming more widely used in favelas to make them safer and improve quality of life.