Crime Rate

Crime still seems on a downward trend. Last week Justice Department officials reported the largest drop in violent crime rates in more than two decades. This confirms an FBI report released earlier this year. Join Melinda Penkava for a look at how analysts are explaining this steady decline. From smarter policing to crime prevention programs, a look at initiatives and new plans of action to reduce crime, on the next Talk of the Nation from NPR News. Guests: Zoe Lofgren Congresswoman (D), California's 16th District Other Guests: TBA Listeners call in

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