Race, crime, and arrests

by Stevens, Philip.

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Edition Notes

Bibliography: p. 63-65.

Statementby Philip Stevens and Carole F. Willis.
SeriesA Home Office Research Unit report, Home Office research study ;, no. 58, Home Office research studies ;, no. 58.
ContributionsWillis, Carole F., joint author.
LC ClassificationsHV8195.A2 P44
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 68 p. :
Number of Pages68
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3907988M
ISBN 100113406983
LC Control Number81470880

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This data measures the number of arrests for 'notifiable offences', which are offences for which the police must complete a crime report. Data is broken down by ethnicity, gender and area. The arrest rate is calculated as the number of people arrested from a particular ethnic group out of every 1, people from the same group.

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Definitions: The number of arrests of juveniles under age 18 for various crimes. The arrest counts may include juveniles under based on the Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) system. Data Source: Arrest data for this measure come from the Washington State Governor's Juvenile Justice Advisory Committee (GJJAC) Juvenile Justice Reports.

The report notes that GJJAC obtained these arrest data.Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Crime and Criminal Justice in the United States ABSTRACT Although racial discrimination emerges some of the time at some stages of criminal justice processing-such as juvenile justice-there is little evidence that racial disparities result from systematic, overt bias.Similarly arrests of non-whites, but do not systematically affect the number of white arrests.

The race of police officers has a less clear-cut impact on crime rates. It appears that own-race policing may be more effective in reducing property crime, but no systematic differences are observed for violent crime.