Safety (traffic and crime)

Pedestrian and Bicycle Information Center

The PBIC is a clearinghouse for information about health and safety, engineering, advocacy, education, enforcement and access and mobility. The PBIC serves anyone interested in pedestrian and bicycle issues, including planners, engineers, private citizens, advocates, educators, police enforcement and the health community.

Local Initiatives Support Corporation - Community Safety Page

This page provides case studies of successful, community-based crime prevention partnerships.

National Crime Prevention Council

NCPC is the nation's focal point for crime prevention information. Its mission is to enable people to create safer and more caring communities by addressing the causes of crime and violence and reducing the opportunities for crime to occur.

Designs and Codes that Reduce Crime Around Multifamily Housing

This web page reviews work by a number of local agencies that have converted anti-crime design concepts into local codes and guidelines for new development and redevelopment. It also includes a 4-page fact sheet that summarizes research and provides case study examples of how design and local codes can reduce crime around multifamily housing.

Designs and Codes that Reduce Crime Around Multifamily Housing

This web page reviews work by a number of local agencies that have converted anti-crime design concepts into local codes and guidelines for new development and redevelopment. It also includes a 4-page fact sheet that summarizes research and provides case study examples of how design and local codes can reduce crime around multifamily housing.

Kids Walk-to-School: A Guide to Promote Walking to School

This guidebook helps communities plan and implement a year-long walk-to-school initiative. Guidebook contents include safety tips walking, biking, school bus safety and stranger danger tips, along with ideas on how to make walking to school an exciting part of a child's day.

International CPTED Association

CPTED has as its basic premise that the proper design and effective use of the physical environment can lead to a reduction in the incidence and fear of crime, thereby improving the quality of life.

National Transportation Library

Charged with improving the availability of transportation-related information needed by Federal, state,and local decision-makers, the National Transportation Library's (NTL) mission is to increase timely access to the information that supports transportation policy, research, operations, and technology transfer activities.

Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety Program

The Pedestrian/Bicycle Safety Program provides information and resources aimed to improving pedestrian and bicyclist safety.

Pedestrian Safety Roadshow Local Sponsors' Guide

This guide provides an overview of the Pedestrian Safety Roadshow and lays out what needs to be done to make it a successful event.
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