Homicide Data

Homicide Reductions = Violence Reductions = CPD Doing a Better Job?

“Good News on Crime” was the headline for an article from the Chicago Sun Times on Saturday July 4th.  The article talks about the dramatic drop in homicides, 12.7%, from 2008.  The article also lists that crime overall has dropped 10.4 %.  This article makes three fatal flaws.  First, the article makes the incorrect assumption[…]