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Published: 20 November 2008

272 Pages | 92 line illustrations


ISBN: 9780195378986

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This publication is part of the Policing Publishing Program

The Great American Crime Decline

Franklin E. Zimring

Studies in Crime and Public Policy

  • A widely recognized authority on crime in the United States, Franklin E. Zimring has consulted for many federal, state, and local agencies, penned numerous books on a range of criminal justice issues, and is often invited to speak on the subject
  • Crime and its control is an enormous industry in the US and all criminal justice policymakers, crime experts, police chiefs, and other practitioners will find this book informative, balanced, and engaging
  • The crime decline of the 1990s has only just started to make its way into the political mainstream and this book is the first accessible and comprehensive treatment of the subject

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