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Thursday, August 5, 2010

"England has worse crime rate than the US, says Civitas study"

Crime and Consequences excerpts this article from the London Telegraph.

England and Wales has one of the worst crime rates among developed nations for rapes, burglaries and robberies, a major report has found.
However, offenders are locked up for shorter periods than in comparable countries - raising questions about claims made by Ken Clarke, the Justice Secretary, that too many criminals were being jailed.

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