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FBI: Crime Fell in 2010

The FBI released its 2010 Preliminary Annual Uniform Crime Report on Monday, May 23rd announcing that the United States experienced a 5.5 percent drop in the number of reported violentoffenses and a 2.8 percent decline in the numberof reported property offenses in 2010. This drop incrime came at a time when state prison populations fell from previous years and when state corrections spending grew at a much lowerrate than the previous year.

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Keywords: Crime, Criminal Justice, Factsheet, Prison Population

Posted in Criminal Justice (Adult)

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