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During the 1990s the New York City Police Department (NYPD) adopted CompStat, broken windows policing and other strategies in a major effort to reduce crime. The city's dramatic drop in crime has been attributed by criminologists to these policing tactics, the end of the crack epidemic and demographic changes.
Originally posted by logicalthinking
Probably the events of 9/11 and the totally jacked up police state thats going on.
Originally posted by youdidntseeme
The broken windows philosophy of upkeeping and maintaining urban environments can only go so far.
Originally posted by fonenyc
Plz do not patronize me with your "doubts" which kind of sounds like bigotry about whether