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2005 Crime Rise in Context

Based on the FBI's 2005 UCR report, the Justice Policy Institute cautions that a one-year change in arrests cannot be interpreted as a “trend,” and that no single factor can explain changes in arrests across the nation, or within a jurisdiction. JPI offers the following findings based on a longer timeline as context for policy choices that may impact crime and public safety.

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Keywords: Crime, Criminal Justice, Factsheet, Gangs, Juvenile Justice, Public Safety

Posted in Criminal Justice (Adult)

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