Crime in the United States
Crime in the United States has been recorded since colonization. Crime rates have varied over time, with a sharp rise after World War II, before peaking between the 1970s and early 1990s. Since the ea...
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Washington State Mall Shooting Suspect Was Under 'No Firearm' Order
Police name suspect in shooting deaths of five people at Cascade Mall in Burlington as Washington resident Arcan Cetin, aged 20
Ramen Is Displacing Tobacco As Most Popular US Prison Currency, Study Finds
Cost-cutting measures by private facilities have led to subpar food quality and fewer meals, making noodles a commodity that trades well above its value
Franklin Boy Tries To Sell Teddy Bear For Food; Police Go Beyond Call Of Duty
Officer Steven Dunham said he bought the boy a meal after finding him trying to sell the toy for food. The boy’s parents, who have four other sons, face 10 counts of child endangerment, WLWT reported....
Ford Lights Make It Hard To Spot Police Cars (CNET News)
Think you're good at spotting unmarked cop cars? Think again. These LED lights from Ford are designed to make the Police Interceptor Utility vehicle very hard to identify.
The 50 Most Violent Cities In The World
Latin America holds the undesirable distinction of having the most cities on the Mexico Citizens Council for Public Security's annual ranking of the world's most violent cities. Of the 50 cities on th...
Trump Says He Would Return to Waterboarding for Interrogations
Donald Trump, the leading Republican contender for U.S. president, says he would return to strong interrogation techniques such as waterboarding if he were elected because their severity pales against...
New York City goes 11 days without a homicide -- a modern record
New York City has gone 11 days without a homicide, its longest stretch without any on modern record, the New York Police Department said Friday.
Race and crime in the United States
The relationship between race and crime in the United States has been a topic of public controversy and scholarly debate for more than a century. Since the 1980s, the debate has focused on the causes ...
Race and crime in the United States - Wikipedia
Incarceration in the United States
Incarceration in the United States is one of the main forms of punishment, rehabilitation, or both for the commission of felony and other offenses. The United States has the largest prison population ...
Incarceration in the United States - Wikipedia
United States cities by crime rate
The following table of United States cities by crime rate is based on Federal Bureau of Investigation Uniform Crime Reports statistics.The population numbers are based on U.S. Census estimates for the...
Criminal law of the United States
Responsibility for criminal law and criminal justice in the United States is shared between the states and the federal government.
The federal government and all the states rely on the following.C...
Law enforcement in the United States
Law enforcement in the United States is one of three major components of the criminal justice system of the United States, along with courts and corrections. Although each component operates semi-inde...
Law enforcement in the United States - Wikipedia
Five Families
The Five Families, also known as the New York Mafia, are the five original Italian American Mafia crime families of New York City which have dominated organized crime in the United States since 1931.T...