About SSP

A crime prevention co-operation

SSP is a locally based co-operation between schools, youth clubs, social services and police.

In Copenhagen the Culture and Leisure Administration and The Employment and Integration Administration are also represented. The aim of SSP is to prevent juvenile crime concerning children between the ages 10 and 18 and to reduce the number of 18-25 year olds who commit serious crimes.

In SSP Copenhagen more than 380 school teachers, youth club workers, police officers, social workers, librarians and employees from other cultural institutions ect. are organised in 16 local groups in the municipality of Copenhagen. SSP Copenhagen is organised as follows: