TITLE

Violence in America

AUTHOR(S)
Gest, Ted; Witkin, Gordon
PUB. DATE
January 1994
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;1/17/94, Vol. 116 Issue 2, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Reports that an orgy of violent crime is fueling another public call to action. Anger over failure of previous efforts to solve the problem; Why true level of violence in America is a mystery; Basic crime patterns that policy makers must confront including robbery, workplace killings and child snatchings; Crime-prevention legislation under consideration; Grass-roots organizations. INSETS: The toll of violence.;Killer teens.;Breakdown of the justice system.;The victims' profiles.
ACCESSION #
9401117601

 

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