Crime and Enforcement in Immigrant Neighborhoods

@article{Davies2012CrimeAE,
  title={Crime and Enforcement in Immigrant Neighborhoods},
  author={Garth Davies and Jeffrey A. Fagan},
  journal={The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  year={2012},
  volume={641},
  pages={124 - 99}
}
  • G. Davies, J. Fagan
  • Published 17 January 2012
  • Political Science
  • The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
Immigration and crime have received much popular and political attention in the past decade and have been a focus of episodic social attention for much of the history of the United States. Recent policy and legal discourse suggests that the stigmatic link between immigrants and crime has endured, even in the face of evidence to the contrary. This study addresses the relationship between immigration and crime in urban settings, focusing on areal units where immigrants tend to cluster spatially… 

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