Patterns and Trends in Crime

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1. What four observations relate to crime patterns?

  • Couting rules for crime stayed the same, Amount of violence reported to BCS fell, Most types of serious violence are rose, Violent crime increased as porportion due to less vehicle crime
  • Couting rules for crime changed, Amount of violence reported to BCS fell, Most types of serious violence are in decline, Violent crime increased as porportion due to less proerty crime
  • Couting rules for crime changed, Amount of violence reported to BCS rose, Most types of serious violence are rising, Violent crime increased as porportion due to less proerty crime
  • Team Rocket almost every episode, Magikarp salesman often, Trainers stealing secret base flags, Brody confuses men!
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2. What is the OCS and which peroid did they record the info for?

  • British Crime Survey (the police) - Period 3
  • Olivine City Steelix - Period of Johto
  • Official Crime Statistics (the Police) - Peroid 1
  • Official crime system (the police) - Period 2

3. What happened in peroid 3?

  • I incorrectly placed Pallet on the Kanto map in Geography :#< I hope Gary doesnt laugh at me!
  • Crime rate fell significantly, both crime recorded by the Police and British Crime Survey fell
  • Dramatic rise in volume of recorded UK crime in all major categories
  • Number of crimes recorded by Police rose by 111%, number of crimes recorded by British Crime Surveys rose by 77%

4. What happened in peroid 1?

  • Crime rate fell significantly
  • Dramatic rise in volume of recorded UK crime in all major categories
  • Crime increased by 111 percent
  • Sex education class! ;)

5. Which theory criticises the way crime is collected?

  • Functionalism - Ways collected and socially constructed are unreliable, not reality of crime
  • Pokemon Theory : Blue is in Team Rocket - He stole the Ribbon cup!
  • Interactionism - Ways collected and socially constructed are unreliable, not reality of crime
  • Postmodernism - Ways collected and socially constructed are unreliable, not reality of crime

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