How to Compare Crime in Different Places

The first in a series on crime statistics

Aaron Jacklin

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Comparing the amount of crime in two places is trickier than most people realize.

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Criminals have a vested interest in not being found out. Victims don’t universally report crimes committed against them, for reasons ranging from not thinking minor crimes are serious enough to report to not believing…

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Aaron Jacklin

Creating quality, ethical nonfiction crime content. Criminology Journalist & Writing Coach. Writing a book by July 2024.