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NCJ Number: 157398 Find in a Library
Title: New Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act in the USA
Journal: Belugyi Szemle  Volume:32  Issue:9  Dated:(September 1995)  Pages:11-22
Author(s): K Imre
Date Published: 1995
Page Count: 12
Type: Legislation/Policy Description
Format: Article
Language: Hungarian
Country: Hungary
Annotation: This article describes the Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act recently passed in the U.S.
Abstract: The number of recorded offenses in the U.S. has been increasing steadily over the past several decades, and the proportion of violent crime is also on the rise. The Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act was passed by Congress to stem the rising crime rates. 2 notes and 2 tables
Main Term(s): Police crime-prevention
Index Term(s): Crime control policies; Legislation; United States of America; Violent Crime Control and Enforcement Act
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