“Crime and Punishment”“Experiment Research and Design”“Selecting a Sample”
Resource: Types of Crime video in CJ Criminology
“Introduction to Crimes Kiosk”
Resource: Criminology in the 21st Century
How Crimes are Measured
Utilize FBI Uniform Crime Report data and select one offense, such as burglary, in two metropolitan areas.
Choose metropolitan areas with different data.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper comparing the occurrence of the
offense in the selected areas. Identify the number of occurrences
reported to the police for each area, and address the following
Which area had more reported incidents?Did the rates change over
time in either area?What factors might explain the differences in the
Include at least two peer reviewed references.
Format your paper consistent with APA guidelines.
MaterialsCJ CriminologyCriminology in the 21st Century
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