4 Invoking Stats About Crimes in the US

4 Invoking Stats About Crimes in the US

Here are four invoking stats about crimes in the US: 1. Violent Crimes Have Fallen Nearly Half Since 1993 Annual data gathered by the FBI and the Bureau of Justice Statistics (BJS) shows a general trend towards decreasing crime rates. Compared to 1993, violent crime...
4 Awful Stats About the US Prison System

4 Awful Stats About the US Prison System

In today’s microblog, we highlight 4 awful stats about the US prison system. 1. Largest Prison Population in the World With a prison population of almost 2.3 million people as of 2019, the United States holds the unenviable position of being the world’s prison...
Violence Against the Homeless on the Rise

Violence Against the Homeless on the Rise

Despite modern surveillance technology making it more difficult to get away with crime, the homeless are one of the few groups against whom violence actually has increased over the past few decades. According to National Coalition for the Homeless (NCH), homelessness...
Crime Rate Significantly Dropped in St. Louis City

Crime Rate Significantly Dropped in St. Louis City

Despite popular perception of increasing crime rates, the latest data from the city police shows the reality to be quite contrary. Compared to 5 years ago, the crime rate has fallen by as much as double digit figures across many of the popular city neighborhoods. The...