Violent crime is on the rise, although still below historical highs. On August 3rd, the Violent Crime Working Group hosted a discussion between experts concerning recent crime trends, featuring a diverse range of perspectives on possible solutions.
Group members were joined by a researcher and analyst to discuss the latest numbers, as well as what’s behind them.
Thomas Abt – Senior Fellow, Council on Criminal Justice
Jeff Asher – Co-Founder, AH Analytics
Eduardo Bocanegra – Senior Director, READI Chicago
Richard Rosenfeld – Distinguished Professor Emeritus, University of Missouri–St. Louis
Emada Tingirides – Deputy Chief, Los Angeles Police Department