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Crime and its Impact

This lesson encourages students to explore how the ‘ripple effect’ applies to crime and to think about who else, beyond the victim, might be negatively affected by a violent crime.

Overview

Students explore the impact of crime on those surrounding the victim and the perpetrator and consider the financial, physical and emotional ripples that crime can have on a community. Please note: This lesson covers sensitive issues around the impact of harm and crime on individuals, including those with a connection to the victim and/or perpetrator….

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