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Handgun crime victims

Michael R Rand

Handgun crime victims

by Michael R Rand

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Published by U.S. Dept. of Justice, Office of Justice Programs, Bureau of Justice Statistics in [Washington, D.C.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Victims of crimes -- United States,
  • Pistols -- United States

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Micheal R. Rand
    SeriesBureau of Justice Statistics Special Report, Special report (United States. Bureau of Justice Statistics)
    ContributionsUnited States. Bureau of Justice Statistics
    The Physical Object
    Pagination8 p. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL13613573M

      Murders A-Z is a collection of true crime stories that take an in-depth look at both little-known and famous murders throughout history.. Born in , Erika Sifrit (née Grace) grew up in a wealthy family near Altoona, Pennsylvania. Erika was an only child, and she experienced a very privileged upbringing. 3 Gun Ownership, Gun Laws, and the Data on Crime / 37 4 Concealed- Handgun Laws and Crime Rates: The Empirical Evidence / 56 5 The Victims and the Benefi ts from Protection / 6 What Determines Arrest Rates and the Passage of Concealed- Handgun Laws? / 7 The Political and Academic Debate by / 8 Some Final Thoughts () / File Size: 2MB.

    Right-to-carry handgun laws trigger a 13% to 15% increase in violent crime a decade after the typical state adopts them, suggests a new statistical analysis of 33 US states. The Journal of Empirical Legal Studies report released Monday is the latest in a thorny academic fight over how letting people more freely carry around guns affects those. Handgun homicides in the United States The gun control debate has focused on assault rifles – but in many states handguns are responsible for far more deaths. Data: F.B.I. Crime in the.

    The Impact of Concealed-Carry Laws T and David Mustard in and a subsequent book by Lott have made the case quently come to the aid of unarmed crime victims). 2. Wilson ().   The Third Edition of this widely used and respected book has been thoroughly revised and updated to offer the most current research, thinking, and best practices regarding crime victims and crime victim an engaging and comprehensible format, editors Robert C. Davis, Arthur J. Lurigio, and Susan Herman provide a synopsis of the contemporary literature and/5(7).


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