Re: Crime, not necessarly going down, but is it going up?Mar 5th, 2011
Sad to say it but anecdotal evidence generally beats statistics. Most people are truthful, albeit sometimes the truth is distorted but statistics are often selected.
Really? I suspect that comment is purely anecdotal.
Global Warming statistics.
By now people on the coast lines should be up to their hips in water..... hasn't happened yet.
Pranks can be a crime, but what often matters is cost. You just have to clean up the garbage here and it costs nothing but time. Tagging does cost money as the graffiti has to be removed. Bad, but its not theft.
I have to lock my bike everywhere now, I didn't used to 35 years ago. Non-violent crime is up.
Do women feel safe at night? No I'd say. Violent crime is up.