There was a tremendous earthquake in Mexico City today, 32 years to the day of the big one in 1985.
If you been paying attention, Baltimore has been in the grip of an epidemic of violence going on two-plus years
One of the most common counter-arguments from people who oppose any form of gun control is that people will kill
In the first 30 days of January, there have been 32 homicides in Baltimore City. It’s not appropriate to compare
In the first part of this series, I told you about Baltimore and the challenges facing the Charmed City. The
As I told you last time, there are several social network — that could come to be one big social
I’m sitting at the school of public health about a mile from the court house where the trial of Officer
I sat down over the weekend and worked out a conceptual/theoretical framework for my thesis, and it has really turned
For the following graph, I took the population estimates from the US Census Bureau for the decades in question (1980,
There are many instances in which you reasonably cannot blame the victim of a crime for the actions committed against them. You cannot say that a woman wearing a short skirt somehow enticed a man to rape her. Likewise, you can’t say that someone wearing a nice watch was asking to be robbed. This is because the rapist and the robber have a choice in the matter. Yet there are some theories of victimization that place at least some of the blame on the victim, or the victim’s actions, or the victim’s choice of environment. So are today’s perpetrators just asking to be tomorrow’s victims?