Tools and methods

MEDI@4SEC – The emerging role of new social media in enhancing public security

Social media is omnipresent and has become a powerful mechanism driving social, economic and organisational change. New and emerging forms of social media (e.g., Twitter, Facebook, YouTube, Instagram and other platforms) are open, distributed, digital communication platforms that enable people and social networks … More

Call for members interested in a working group on the use of social media for local security

Paris, France, June 2016 – Are you using social media as part of your local security policy? Are you confronted with crime through social media? Are you interested in gaining knowledge about social media and crime and crime prevention? Efus … More

Methods and Tools for a Strategic Approach to Urban Security – Publication

Methods and Tools for a Strategic Approach to Urban Security   The implementation of local actions to improve individual and collective security requires a clear and precise understanding both of crime in a given community and of the various perceptions of safety … More

Efus presents in San Salvador its operational manual for implementing integral crime prevention policies in Latin America

San Salvador, El Salvador, 26 and 27 November 2015 – Efus and the International Juvenile Justice Observatory (IJJO), who are executive partners in the European programme EUROsociAL, under the coordination of Expertise France, organised a meeting of technicians in charge … More

“As cities, we all share the same fate.” Interview of Ahmed Aboutaleb, Mayor of Rotterdam

The City of Rotterdam will host the final conference of the AUDITS project on 3-4 December; why is it a subject of interest to your city? Ahmed Aboutaleb: In recent years, Rotterdam has taken some important steps in the area … More