Spatial dynamics of alcohol availability, neighborhood structure and violent crime.

@article{Gorman2001SpatialDO,
  title={Spatial dynamics of alcohol availability, neighborhood structure and violent crime.},
  author={Dennis M Gorman and Paul W. Speer and Paul Gruenewald and Erich W Labouvie},
  journal={Journal of studies on alcohol},
  year={2001},
  volume={62 5},
  pages={628-36}
}
OBJECTIVE This study examined the relationship between neighborhood social structure, alcohol outlet densities and violent crime in Camden, New Jersey. METHOD Data pertaining to neighborhood social structure, violent crime and alcohol density were collected for 98 block groups, and analyzed using bivariate, multivariate and spatial analyses. RESULTS Each type of analysis showed that those areas with high alcohol outlet densities experienced more violent crime than low-density areas, after… CONTINUE READING

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