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Serious Organised Crime: The Role of Communications in Reducing Demand, Victimisation and Fear

Serious Organised Crime: The Role of Communications in Reducing Demand, Victimisation and Fear

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

ISBN: 9781788511476

An evidence review of messaging around serious organised crime and a toolkit for communicators.

Executive Summary

A communications-focused review of operational strategies relating to organised crime; of public understanding, attitudes and behaviours in relation to organised crime; of media reporting of organised crime; and of the psychology of fear-based and other messaging.

A proposed toolkit and framework, designed to enable communications and marketing campaigns to most effectively reduce demand, victimisation and fear of organised crime.