Problem

Oversecurity

Other Names:
Counter-productive security systems
Nature:
The increasing efficacy of physical security forces, or aggravates, criminals to use violence.
Incidence:
In 1998, a marked increase in aggressive and violent crime was explained, in part, by a corresponding increase in the use of physical security systems in cars and buildings.
Broader Problems:
Excessive caution
Problem Type:
F: Fuzzy exceptional problems
Subject(s):
Systems
Productivity
Date of last update
07.09.1998 – 00:00 CEST