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Who is the robber? According to the 2002 Uniform Crime Reports of all arrested robbers: Robbers are predominately Young, Black and Male. 90% were Male 54% were ‘Black’ 44% were ‘White Young - 61% were under the age of 25, 26% were under the age of 18 and 5% were under the age of 15. BUT: These statistics represent arrested robbers, not robbers in general. Those who are not caught will differ. They are older, wiser, more cautious, more professional, and more experienced. National Crime Victimization Surveys 89% were male 5% were female 4 %, were both male and female 51% were ‘Black’ 36% were ‘White’ 4% were ‘other’ 4% were “team of ‘mixed race’ offenders” Nearly 10% more arrested robbers were Black than were robbers identified in victimization surveys. The portrait we received from the FBI’s figures on arrest and the characteristics as identified in victimization surveys, is that, relative to their
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