The Home Office’s efforts to tackle crime on Britain’s streets is supported by the launch this week of a series of leaflets, created by Ellipsis, designed to help reduce vehicle crime. Steer Clear of Car Crime has an initial print run of one million copies. The leaflets give advice on how to avoid becoming a victim of vehicle crime and are supported by television and billboard advertising. Further editions of the leaflets will be aimed at reducing boat and caravan crime.
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