Essay Crime in Chicago
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This research reviews the experience of Chicago with the incidence and type of crime over time. The broader focus of this research generally is on the 1979-1999 period; however, the principal focus of this research is on the late-1990s experience of Chicago with the incidence and type of crime. This review is performed from a public policy perspective.
Chicago’s Criminal Reputation
One of the things Chicago is most famous for is how organized crime virtually took over the city during the Prohibition of the 1920’s. Many city landmarks depicting scenes of gang crime have been preserved in spite of official…