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Unformatted text preview: crimes) Collects more data on more crimes more victims Not as representative of the whole country Only goes back to 1984 Demands a lot of law enforcement agency input Includes only crime reported to the police Self report data-Offender reporting on themselves through surveys -Short and Nye (1957) took 2 samples of kids to take a survey (good kids and bad kids) rates of delinquency were not that different -National Youth Survey (NYS) (1977)- followed one group of people over time -...
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