Election FactCheck: Is crime getting worse in Australia?

Don Weatherburn, Terrence Goldsworthy (Guest editor)

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Abstract

[Extract]
Former federal MP Pauline Hanson is back on the campaign trail for a Senate seat in Queensland. In a recent interview she said a lot of people she had talked to did not believe they were safe and that with regular stories on crime in the media she believes the situation is getting worse.

Is she right?
Original languageEnglish
JournalThe Conversation
Publication statusPublished - 7 Jun 2016

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In: The Conversation, 07.06.2016.

Research output: Contribution to journalOnline ResourceResearch

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