Vancouver - City Graffiti Management Program
Ontario graffiti - National Crime Prevention Strategy
scroll down to The Old East Village Commercial Corridor Study (London Ontario)
Ontario postering - City of Cambridge report (April 17, 2004)
Montreal - Projet Graffiti
San Diego - San Diego's police department's methods for civilians to tackle
South Australia - Graffiti Control Act 2001
An Act to introduce measures for the minimisation of graffiti; to punish people
responsible for graffiti; to provide for the removal of graffiti; to make consequential
amendments to the Summary Offences Act 1953; and for other purposes.
South Australia - Graffiti Control Regulations 2002
London, England - House of commons speech of Siobhain McDonagh MP (January
29, 2001) - "...during the debate on the Gracious Speech, my right hon.
Friend the Home Secretary said:'Three years ago, evidence was produced showing
that, unfortunately, compared with otherwise similar low-income estates, disorderly
estates on which there were higher levels of graffiti and litter and a greater
sense of abuse had higher crime levels. If we nip lower-level offending in the
bud, we can stop offending entirely' [Official Report, 12 December 2000; Vol.
359, c. 518.]. I could not agree more. That is why I find it disappointing that
the Government have not taken the opportunity afforded by the Bill to tackle
one of the prime causes of our graffiti-ridden neighbourhoods: the easy availability
of spray paints. read more...
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