Criminal victimization in the United States

a comparison of 1973 and 1974 findings by United States. Bureau of the Census

Publisher: Dept. of Justice, Law Enforcement Assistance Administration, National Criminal Justice Information and Statistics Service : for sale by the Supt. of Docs., U.S. Govt. Print. Off. in Washington

Written in English
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Subjects:

  • Victims of crimes -- United States.,
  • Crime -- United States.,
  • Criminals -- United States.

Edition Notes

Issued May 1976.

Statement[prepared for the Law Enforcement Assistance Administration by the Bureau of the Census]
SeriesNational crime panel survey report -- no. SD-NCP-N-3.
ContributionsUnited States. National Criminal Justice Information and Statistics Service.
The Physical Object
Paginationix, 74 p. ;
Number of Pages74
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17731181M

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