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Vehicle Crime Reduction - "Interview" - RKCR/Y&R

  • Interview
  • Vehicle Crime Reduction
  • The Home Office
  • RKCR/Y&R
  • United Kingdom
  • No easy ride
Product CategoryGovernment Information & Services
MarketUnited Kingdom
Media TypeTelevision & Cinema
Length30 Seconds
Awards IPA Effectiveness Awards, 2004 (Entrant) for
Business Director Stuart Sullivan-Martin
Advertising Manager Anne Nash
Planning Partner John Hawkins
Crime. Let's Bring It Down


A demonstration of the multiplier effect of different communications – one idea expressed differently in media channels chosen specifically to highlight ‘motivation’ and ‘reminder’ messages to reduce the risk of vehicle crime.


A major shift in attitudes resulted and was linked to changes in claimed behaviour. Analysis of the accompany-ing 23% decline in vehicle crime indicates the contribution of communications – saving cost and distress for the driver and releasing police time and resource.