Fear of crime

Nature

The fear of crime refers to the fear of being a victim of crime, which is not necessarily reflective of the actual probability of being a victim of crime.

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Incidence 
The highest degrees of fear of crime is shown by insecure, fearful, pessimist, introvert people.
Claim 
Fear of crime and the rise in crime feed each other. Fear keeps people off the street; empty streets make it easier for muggers to operate.
Narrower 
Reduces 
Value(s) 
Type 
(F) Fuzzy exceptional problems