Criminologist Says Murder Is Down, 'Only Thing Up Is Fear And Publicity'

Jun 10, 2014

Flowers are placed near a Seattle Pacific University sign following a shooting on campus last Thursday.
Flowers are placed near a Seattle Pacific University sign following a shooting on campus last Thursday.
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Marcie Sillman talks with Northeastern University criminologist James Alan Fox about crime data and why we are so quick to search for a trend in the midst of tragedy.