crime rate

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the ratio of crimes in an area to the population of that area

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Overall, they found no connection between allowing concealed weapons and crime rates, which are trending downward nationwide.
He comments: The evidence covering the past decade suggests the link between the economic cycle and crime rates has broken down, particularly in relation to unemployment rates.
Teesside has the 11th highest crime rate in England and Wales, outside the Greater London area.
27, 2015 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The violent crime rate did not change significantly in 2014 compared to 2013, the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) announced today.
Khaled Al-Bishr, a former official at Naif Arab University for Security Sciences, said crime statistics must be compared to population figures to ascertain discrepancies in crime rates compared to previous years.
The study continues with a description of the Tobit regression model used to analyze crime rates and a summary of the associated empirical results.
The drop in crime rates was also across the categories of financial crimes, murder, defamation and public security.
KUWAIT, Nov 2 (KUNA) -- The crime rate in Kuwait has decreased by 14.
Cantor and Land (1985) also argued that unemployment could have both a positive and negative impact on crime rates.
Birmingham City University had the fourth highest crime rate outside the capital with 2.
Today we take a closer look at the key crime rates covering the six North Wales counties for the 12 months up to March 2012, and compare the quarterly crime rate for March 2009, with that of March 2012 to assess rises and falls in incidents across the region.
The two then compared the data to average crime rates in those countries based on homicides, robberies, rapes, kidnappings, assaults, thefts, car crime, drug offences, burglaries and human trafficking.
The report also evaluated the effects of the economic recession on crime rates and staffing levels in the Worcester Police and Fire departments.
Chairing a high-level meeting here on Tuesday, the Interior Minster expressed his grave apprehension over the growing crime rates in the Federal Capital and reviewed the overall law and order situation of the country especially of the Federal Capital.
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