Zero Tolerance | CrimeBeat

Martyn Lewis visits Middlesbrough, where so-called zero tolerance policies have reduced crime by 25% in just 8 months. A council estate in Northumbria has cut crime to zero by introducing a Neighbourhood Watch Scheme.

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  • Clip length: 28'59''
  • Broadcast year: 1997
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  • Provider: BBC
  • Channel: BBC One
  • Programme: CrimeBeat
  • Episode: Zero Tolerance