ERIC Number: EJ586167
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1999
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Colleges Differ Widely on How They Tally Incidents Under Crime-Reporting Law.
Nicklin, Julie L.
Chronicle of Higher Education, v45 n38 pA41-A42 May 28 1999
Analysis of crime reports from 483 four-year colleges and universities reveals that institutions use vastly different classifications in reporting campus crimes, even though they are reporting under the same federal law. Some institutions are following the lead of Ohio University in standardizing classifications. (MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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