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The Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) workshop shows residents how the environment affects crime.
All Photos: Dwight Brown
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Law enforcement, residents, nonprofit leaders, and community organizers from the greater Newark region receive CPTED training.
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Participants learn how to utilize the Mappler app to report crime and safety hazards in real-time.
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Daniel Wiley of Newark's East Ferry neighborhood makes connections between environmental conditions and safety.
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Community organizer Cheryl Howard asseses a neighborhood playground known as a crime hotspot.
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Participants learn how to evaluate a neighborhood's physical pros and cons during a daytime safety audit.
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