NPR logo

Violent Crime Rates Decline, Says FBI

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4684126/4684127" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript
Violent Crime Rates Decline, Says FBI

Violent Crime Rates Decline, Says FBI

Violent Crime Rates Decline, Says FBI

  • Download
  • <iframe src="https://www.npr.org/player/embed/4684126/4684127" width="100%" height="290" frameborder="0" scrolling="no" title="NPR embedded audio player">
  • Transcript

The FBI says the murder rate fell last year; which is part of a larger decline in violent crime. We take a closer look at the findings.

Guest:

James Alan Fox, Lipman Professor of Criminal Justice at Northeastern Univ.