Homicide Victimization

Homicide Victimization - 2. Race Race is related to...

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Homicide Victimization Philip Kada 1. Sex Males have a substantially higher chance to be victimized than females In 1980 and 1993 there were peaks in the murder victimization for males but females tend to have a steady victimization rate Race Blacks have up to four times the probability to be victimized than whites Black victimization has drastically cut in half since 1975 Age 18-24 has the highest chance of being victimized but after 1990 Young adults have the highest chance of being murdered Summary There was a high peak of murder in 1993 A black male between the ages of 18-24 have very high chances of being murdered
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Unformatted text preview: 2. Race Race is related to community and some communities may be more dangerous than others resulting in more crime Race is also gang related and there is more homicide as a result of gang affiliations Sex Males tend to be more violent and commit more murders Females are typically make men do killing for them Age It is odd to find someone that wants to murder a child or an elderly person Many gang members are between the ages 18-24 Summary Murder should try to be suppressed in inner city projects Young adults should be targeted in the school system to teach to despise gangs...
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