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Coyne: Call for a public inquiry on murdered aboriginal women isn't justified

The murder of any human being is a crime, and a tragedy. It is the subject of society’s strictest taboo and severest penalty, and yet every year hundreds of Canadians are murdered. 926 more words


Auto Theft Hits Historic Lows In DC, MD, VA

WASHINGTON (AP) — Crime statistics show auto theft is hitting historic lows throughout the mid-Atlantic region.

Citing annual crime reports, AAA Mid-Atlantic reported Monday that auto theft in Maryland last year was the lowest ever reported, dating back to 1975. 80 more words


Transgender cruise raises concern

Maritime lawyer and writer Jim Walker is voicing some concerns about a “transgender cruise” whose ports of call include Roatan, Honduras, which he says has a high crime rate — including the vicious murder of a “transgender mute”  named Lele. 58 more words

Turning The Page

Guest column: Statistics need to reflect reality of crime

By Scott Newark
For The Province

The release of the annual review of police-reported crime statistics by Statistics Canada last month offered some encouraging news, both in the apparent reduction in actual crime volumes in Canada and in the improved way in which the crime stats are being reported to Canadians. 619 more words


Crime Trends (2006-2014) - Lincoln, Nebraska

Here is a look at Lincoln, Nebraska crime trends between January 2006 and June 2014 that were created using available data from the Lincoln Police Department. 380 more words

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Crime Forecasts - Lincoln, Nebraska

The Lincoln Police Department provides quite a lot of data on their agency website. This allowed me to examine crimes that occurred between January 2006 and June 2014 in the following crime categories: homicide, rape, aggravated assault, robbery, all theft, stolen bikes, theft from motor vehicles, shoplifting, residential burglary, non-residential burglary, motor vehicle theft, vandalism, fraud, forgery, and arson. 236 more words

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Crime Trends (cont.) - Omaha, Nebraska

Now I will examine rape, robbery, aggravated assault, burglary, larceny, and motor vehicle theft. For a look at Omaha crime forecasts and homicide trends, please see my earlier entries. 170 more words

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