Crime Headlines vs. Reality—What does the local coverage of crime teach about the world around you? How do headlines compare to what the police are reporting to the public about crime in their city?

To find out Simplisafe took a look at the news coverage of crime for one week in four major US cities. They then compared that to what the police reported about crime that same week in those cities. Most of what was found isn’t surprising.

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The Curious Case of Crime in the Media

David Wallace

David Wallace

David Wallace is a search & social media marketer who lives in Ahwatukee Arizona with his lovely wife. Interests & hobbies include all things Disney, roller coasters, musicianship and Christianity.

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