There is often confusion about whether crime has increased or decreased in the U.S. over the last few decades. Media reports can make it seem that crime is out of control and on the rise. But, is that accurate or is it just a perception bias?
do you believe that crime is increasing or decreasing, and what factors do you feel might be contributing to that trend?
Personally i think crime has decreased why because of the explosion in incarceration that created the crime rate to drop. The second factor policing whereby It’s simply getting harder to commit crime,” he says. “Cameras are everywhere, Lastly could be social programs where Law enforcement has worked with community groups for years to develop
programs to keep youths engaged, provide them outlets, and combat crime.
and lastly unemployment benefits also can be a factor