A Full Response to a Vacant House

A Full Response To An Empty House: Public Safety Strategies for Addressing Mortgage Fraud and the Foreclosure Crisis


Center for Court Innovation (May 2010)


Robert V. Wolf

This BJA-funded document summarizes the issues and related effects contributing to the increasing number of abandoned and vacant homes, provides detailed case studies of how five jurisdictions successfully implemented strategies to mitigate related crime issues, and offers best practice recommendations to other jurisdictions looking to curtail abandoned and vacant home issues in their own jurisdictions.

You can access this resource online here.