- Crime will move to a new place with no officers - Crime will move from one area to another .24 What is the average number of arrests police make per month? - Less than 2 a month .25What is the largest job responsibility of patrol officers? - Order maintenance .26If there is more than 15 minutes between the commission of a crime and the reporting of a crime, what are the chances that the police will make an arrest? - 5% .27What is Broken Windows Theory? Which theorists are associated with it? - Represents disorder and neglect - Creates crime - B roken windows is a model of policing based on the notion that physical decay, such as litter and abandoned buildings, can breed disorder in a community and can lead to crime by signaling that laws are not being enforced. The broken windows thesis suggests that by encouraging the repair of rundown buildings and controlling disorderly behavior in public spaces, police agencies can create an environment in which serious crime cannot easily flourish - The theory postulates, pushes law-abiding citizens to withdraw from the streets, which sends a signal that lawbreakers can operate freely. - - Colan, Willthon, and Colled .28Why do people not report serious crime to the police? - Too ashamed
- Fride - Believe that the police can’t do any thing
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