Inform to relieve: perceptions regarding insecurity and wellbeing

August 22, 2014

The costs of crime on development and wellbeing not only depend on the direct effects of delincuency on health and the assets of the victims, but also on the decisions the families make based on their perception of the probability of being affected by this problem even when they have never suffered it directly. This is why it is important to measure and evaluate the determinants of these perceptions or of fear of crime