Quiz 4: The Nature and Prevalence of Crime

Criminal Justice

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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.