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Thirty Cities Try New Crime Prevention Program

By GARY FIELDS of the Wall Street Journal At least 30 cities are expected to announce Monday that they are joining an unorthodox crime-fighting program that relies on persuasion, rather than arrests, to cut down on criminal behavior. The initiative, run by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice, targets violent crime and open-air drug […]


Latest Data on Domestic Violence

Crime in America.Net meta terms: crime prevention, crime news, crime statistics, criminal justice resources Washington — The intimate partner violence rate has declined since 1993, the Justice Department’s Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today.  In 1993 nonfatal intimate partner violence was 5.8 victimizations per 1,000 U.S. residents 12 years old and older. By 2004 […]