The student's response might include the following:
-Variations in the definitions of crimes
-Variations in recording and coding practices
Answers may vary but they could include some or all of the following:
-Victimisation surveys help to gain an insight into crimes as it is known that not all victims will report crimes through the legal channels
-Limitations are: sample size, method of collection, same question within different cultural settings resulting in being understood differently.
LO 4.2: Describe key temporal trends in national and international crime
Multiple choice: Choose the one alternative that best completes the statement or answers the question.