Leon Harris and his team specialise in ‘designing out crime’, working with developers and councils from the outset of a project to make it a safer building, park or public space.
With clients across Australia, Harris Crime Prevention Services captures more than 30 years’ experience in security and crime prevention. They specialise in assisting campus-based organisations to achieve best practice in security management and crime prevention. Their safer by design approach is to provide holistic and integrated strategies, based on realistic risk assessments and reflecting the characteristics and constraints of the organisation. Their analysis and recommendations consider many important areas including workplace health and safety, environmental management compliance and emergency management.
For more than 11 years Leon and his consultants have been providing architectural (security) design consultancy to architects and developers by applying the internationally accepted Crime Prevention Through Environmental Design (CPTED) principles. Projects include research and health facilities, aged care, mixed-use, shopping centres, commercial, retail, recreational, marinas, public place.