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Measuring Resident Perceptions of Police and Community Safety: Findings from the Local-Area Crime Survey

NCJ Number
J. Michael Brick; Pamela Giambo; Pam Broene; W. Sherman Edwards; Robin Jones; Yunhee Lim; Grace Kena
Date Published
April 2021

This report presents aggregate findings from the Local-Area Crime Survey (LACS), fielded in 2015 and 2016 to collect victimization data and information on perceptions of police and community safety from residents in the 40 largest metropolitan areas in the United States.