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"Fact Is No Match For Fear": For Every Gun Used To Wound Or Kill In Self-Defense, Four Are Used In Accidental Shootings

It was the kind of a statistic that would have left a sane country stunned and shamed.

This country barely noticed it.

It came last month, courtesy of the… 666 more words


"We’re All The Same Underneath": When White People Take Drugs, It Stops Being A "War"

Chalk up another piece of evidence for the longstanding notion that the nation’s “War on Drugs” is simply another aspect of institutionalized racism: it seems that now that heroin addiction is raging through white middle-class families, the nation’s appetite for tough-on-crime tactics… 580 more words


"Relying On Anecdotes From Police Officials": No Data Exists To Support Police Claims Of Victimization

Shortly after FBI Director James Comey delivered ill-considered remarks linking increased scrutiny of police to rising crime, a cellphone video of a Columbia, South Carolina, school cop violently manhandling a teenage girl went viral. 686 more words

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Rise in crime rates in Victoria

Victoria’s crime rate has risen by 1.3%, seeing a significant increase in alleged offender incidents.

The Crime Statistics Agency reported an increase of 7.9% alleged offender incidents, with the figures rising to 164 133 alleged offender cases between July 2014 to June 2015. 423 more words


Los Angeles Police Underreported Crime Stats for 8 Years

The Los Angeles Police Department incorrectly reported 14,000 assaults as minor offenses between 2005 and 2012, according to a new report, making the city’s crime rate look significantly lower than it really is. 198 more words

Another Leftist Study Shows That Private Firearm Ownership Reduces Crime

Harvard themselves. And you didn’t hear about the results of this study because it doesn’t fit the narrative they want.

Oh, and they also trace the anecdotal “U.S. 14 more words