Charles Branas Part of Team That Finds Rehabbing Inner City Buildings Reduces Crime

Jul 30, 2015 | PRC Researchers in the News

Internal Advisory Board member Charles Branas, PhD., was part of a team of researchers from the University of Pennsylvania that was the first to develop a study about the effects of building remediation on crime and violence in surrounding areas. The study began after Philadelphia required building owners to renew the outside of their buildings in 2011.