Heritage Crime Prevention Measures

A Guide for Owners, Tenants and Managers of Heritage Assets

This guidance has been written for owners, tenants and managers of heritage assets. It sets out twenty five techniques of crime prevention with guidance on the ways in which they might be used to prevent or deter heritage crime in particular.

This guide is part of a suite of guides to help people reduce the threat of crime to England's historic buildings and sites. For more background on the general nature of heritage crime and national and local strategies for tackling it please see the heritage crime web pages.


  • Introduction
  • Installing crime prevention measures may need consent
  • Terminology
  • Prevention measures
  • Where to get advice
  • Summary table

Additional Information

  • Series: Guidance
  • Publication Status: Completed
  • Pages: 20
  • Product Code: HEAG188


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