crime and deviance/ethnicity and crime detailed notes simplified

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Ethnicity and the pattern of crimes shown in the self report(people report their own offenses with assurance to confiden)

2003 “Offending, crime and justice survey” found out the significant variation between ethnic groups in a lifetime

·         White people had the highest rate of offending

·         “mugging was higher in the Black group/white males age 10-25 were far more liely to have committed theses offenses


Sharp and Budd(2005) Discrimination of the criminal justice system-All ethnic groups, black offending were most likely yo have contact with


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