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52 J. Res. Crime & Delinquency 3 (2015)

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                                                 journal of Research in Crime and
                                                         2015, Vol. 52(1) 3-31
                                                         @ The Author(s) 2014
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                                                 DOI: 10.1177/0022427814541447
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Michael Townsley', Daniel Birks2,
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W  im   Bernasco     ',  Stijn  Ruiter
Shane D. Johnson4, Gentry W             hite5,
and   Scott   Baum6

Objectives: This study builds on research  undertaken  by Bernasco  and
Nieuwbeerta   and explores the generalizability of a theoretically derived
offender target selection model   in three cross-national study regions.
Methods: Taking a discrete spatial choice approach, we estimate the impact
of both  environment-  and offender-level factors on residential burglary
placement  in the Netherlands, the United Kingdom, and Australia. Combin-
ing cleared burglary data from all study regions in a single statistical model,
we  make statistical comparisons between environments. Results: In all three

'School of Criminology and Criminal justice, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
2ARC Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement (NSCR), Amsterdam
4 UCL Department of Security and Crime Science, University College London, London, UK
s Science and Engineering Faculty, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Queens-
land, Australia
6Urban Research Program, Griffith University, Brisbane, Australia
7 Department of Spatial Economics, VU University, Netherlands
8 Department of Sociology, Utrecht University, Netherlands

Corresponding Author:
Daniel Birks, ARC Centre of Excellence in Policing and Security, Griffith University, Brisbane,
Email: d.birks@griffith.edu.au

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