Evaluation of Crime Prevention Strategies Implemented in Lemery Municipal Station
will also recommend to the people in Lemery Batangas on how to relate theThis study will be beneficial to Lemery PNP Station as it will serve as referenceto asses and evaluate the effectiveness of its crime prevention program inLemery, Batangas and to determine their contribution to achieve a crime freecommunity. Lemery, Batangas has recorded offenses concerning crime againstperson and property and drug related cases such as shooting of former Brgy.Chairman and robbery hold up incident which is still under follow upinvestigation. These reports prompted the researcher
s to conduct this study.
Objectives of the study
This research aim to evaluate the effectiveness and efficiency of theLemery police station. It seeks to achieve the following specific objectives; todetermine the profile of the participants in terms of: sex, age, occupation,witnessed crime for the last month; to evaluate the effectiveness of the crimeprevention strategies in Lemery Municipal Police Station and to propose a planof action based on the result of the study.
Review of literature
This part presents the literatures related to the present study. Informationwas taken from informal interview, books and internet.
Effectiveness of Crime Prevention Strategy in Lemery, Batangas
Crime casts fear in Lemery Batangas from all walks of life and preventsthem from taking their rightful place in the development and growth of our country. It inhibits our citizens from communicating with one another freely, fromengaging in economic activity and prevents entrepreneurs and to effectivelyreduce crime, it is necessary to transform and reorganize government andfacilitate real community participation. We need to weave a new social fabric,robust enough to withstand the stresses of rapid change in a new-born society.To expect this to happen too quickly is to sabotage proper planning and solidconstruction of new criminal justice machinery.Most fundamentally this strategy requires that government movesbeyond a mode of crisis management and reaction. Government must ensurethat effective planning and sustainable success in reducing crime will reach wellinto the next century. Investors from taking advantage of the opportunities whichour country offers.The study also want to find how the respondent asses the followingcrime prevention strategies and how the respondents participate in suchstrategies. We are going to ask whether the following strategies are beingimplemented with the area: if there are mobile patrols along congested area.This question will assess if patrol are visible in the area of responsibilities. If there are random schedules of mobile patrol checkpoint because one of thefactor that eliminate the opportunity of criminals is when they knew that there arepatrol having a check point in the area where they can have their exit. If lawenforcer are conducting seminar awareness program that will help the people toparticipate in the program being implemented by the police station. Do the policeofficer in Lemery Batangas is having good relation to the community, this willtest if the police officer in Lemery are accommodating to the people and havinga good relation to them. I can identify gambling maintainer and drug trafficker and user. Here we are going to assess if the people are helping the police officer in the strategies
implementing.Every PNP chief formulated programs to make the country smooth and
orderly that’s why
hey didn’t stop formulating and thinking possible. Solution in
crime the policemen are aware that crime prevention is one of the fundamentalobjectives of the police although almost any successful police activity involvescrime prevention to some degree such as used here relates to long rangepreventive activity such as the work carried out expressed another way crimeprevention is better started as the prevention of criminality. Crime Preventionprogram is one of the major factor that affect whether the crime committed in Iparticular place is increasing or decreasing .based on interview in police stationin Lemery Batangas is Implementing necessary programs to lessen the crime inLemery Batangas first, intensity the police visibility second. Stick holder which isconcern third, police integrated patrol and fourth, crime prevention programs andseminars. These programs help the Lemery police in preventing the crime andinsure the security of the people in the municipality. It concerns to theelimination of the opportunity for crime through the essence of crime preventionprograms and hardening the site to foil the commission of crime. Developingprograms and interventions that area evidence. Based and that use a logicmodel for identify gaps in existing community services and to use resources,