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The Radical Center

Is America Experiencing a Crime Wave?

Many people today are insisting crime is rapidly increasing but when you ask for data they “have a feeling.” Feelings, however, don’t matter, facts do. While national crime data on won’t be available for a while, local data can be found. We can say the general trend in all crime has been downward for the last 30 to 40 years.

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James Peron

James Peron

James Peron is the president of the Moorfield Storey Institute, was the founding editor of Esteem a LGBT publication in South Africa under apartheid.