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Cover Image: City Crime Rankings 2009
  • Date: 11/23/2009
  • Format: Print Paperback
  • Price: $65.00
  • ISBN: 978-1-60426-539-2
  • Pages: 388

City Crime Rankings 2009-2010
Kathleen O'Leary Morgan
Scott Morgan
Dr. Rachel Boba, Florida Atlantic University
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Find out how your community fares in the fight against crime. The list of crime rate rankings is just the beginning! City Crime Rankings is a 388 page publication featuring 90 easy-to-use tables of city and metropolitan area crime data. Published annually for sixteen years, City Crime Rankings is a staple resource for researchers, city and law enforcement officials, and the news media that follow trends in crime. This new edition provides easy-to-understand crime comparisons for cities and metro areas throughout the United States.

Numbers, rates and trends for total crime, violent crime, murder, rape, robbery, aggravated assault, property crime, burglary, larceny-theft and motor vehicle theft are presented in both alphabetical and rank order for all metro areas and cities of 75,000 or more population. Also included are numbers and rates of police in cities. Americans want to know about crime in their communities. City Crime Rankings 2009-2010 provides this essential information in one comprehensive, user-friendly volume.

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Kathleen O'Leary Morgan
Kathleen OíLeary Morgan holds a masterís degree in public administration and has served in a number of media and legislative liaison positions with the U.S. Department of Transportation, where she also served as deputy director of Congressional Affairs. Together with Scott Morgan, she has compiled state and city rankings books for almost two decades.

Scott Morgan
Scott Morgan is an attorney who served as chief counsel to Sen. Robert Doleís 1988 presidential campaign. Together with Kathleen O''''Leary Morgan, he has compiled state and city rankings books for almost two decades.

Dr. Rachel Boba, Florida Atlantic University

Dr. Rachel Boba is an assistant professor at Florida Atlantic University in the Criminology and Criminal Justice program. At FAU, she teaches methods of research, criminal justice systems, crime prevention, problem solving, and analysis in policing as well as conducts research in the areas of problem solving, problem analysis, crime analysis, regional data sharing, and technology in policing. From 2000 to 2003, Dr. Boba was Director of the Police Foundation's Crime Mapping Laboratory where she directed federally funded grants in the areas of crime analysis and crime mapping, problem analysis, and school safety. Prior to her position at the Police Foundation, she worked as a crime analyst at the Tempe, Arizona, Police Department for five years where she conducted a wide variety of crime analysis and crime mapping work as well as applied research and evaluation. She holds a PhD and an MA in sociology from Arizona State University and a BA in English and sociology from California Lutheran University.

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