Cities and states across the country are reporting rising rates of violent crime.
Dr. Richard Rosenfield is a professor of criminology and criminal justice at the University of Missouri – St. Louis, where his research focuses on explaining U.S. crime trends. He can discuss topics including:
What we can make of reports that carjackings, murders, and other violent crimes are on the rise in many places;
The reliability of the data documenting those trends; and
Factors driving these trends, and solutions that might be able to address them.