Check your sources: Figuring out what criminal justice data and documents really say

Number 3416
Subject Data
Source Ryan Gabrielson
Affiliation University of California - Berkeley
Year 2010
Summary Gabrielson's tipsheet addresses identifying the shortcomings in data - specifically criminal justice data, including common mistakes made when using the data and how to avoid them.
Tags Uniform Crime Reports; police records; Federal Bureau of Investigations; FBI; clearance rates; clearance rates; conviction rates; crime; criminal justice
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Panelists John Diedrich; Ryan Gabrielson; A.C. Thompson