Crime and Criminal Justice
Crime in the Time of COVID-19 (Re-broadcast)
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Crime in the Time of COVID-19 (Re-broadcast)

David S. AbramsTwitter University of Pennsylvania

COVID-driven lockdowns contributed to a sharp drop in the rates of many types of crime, although the rates of some crimes, such as homicides, increased in 2020. Drawing on his original research, Professor David Abrams (University of Pennsylvania) speaks to Michael Klein about these divergent trends.