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Crime rate heating up? Experts say yes

DAYTON, Ohio (WDTN) – Winter is finally loosening its grip and the temperatures are warming up, but that’s not the only thing increasing – crime rates could also see an upswing. 188 more words

News

The Overrepresentation of Minority Youth in Canada's Criminal Justice System

Jasjit Goraya

Canadian criminologists and policymakers alike have long debated the issue of “disproportionate minority confinement,” or the overrepresentation of minority youth in the criminal justice system. 1,103 more words

Public Policy

Elizabeth Bennet - On Gun Control

On April 20, 1999 disaster struck. For those of you who do not recognize that date, it is famous because of the Columbine high school shooting. 946 more words

Politics & Current Events

Crime Drops in San Diego

Photos: Tom and Nadin Abbott.

Feb. 26, 2015 (San Diego) Chief Shelley Zimmerman came to the Public Safety and Livable Neighborhoods Committee to present a… 1,231 more words

City Hall Politics

Part II: Then ... Where is this money?

Their names are in our history books: James, Dillinger, Cassidy, Bonnie, Clyde … The bank robbers of lore.

Their stories, triumphs and demises have been sewn into the fabric of our country and we have romanticized them in film and tv for decades. 2,010 more words

Full Monty

Location, Location, Location

So if there was anywhere in the world you’d want to live, where would it be?  If you’re looking for a place with low crime rates, then Liechtenstein might be the place for you! 73 more words

General Knowledge

Arguments Against the Death Penalty

By Nicole Castillo

Introduction

The Death Penalty is the punishment of execution administered to someone legally convicted of a capital crime. Recently, the death penalty has been an issue in the the United States; as many people want to abolish it, while many people want it to remain as it is. 1,733 more words

Death Penalty