Tag Archives: Crimes

After 2016 Election Campus Hate Crimes Seemed to Jump. Here’s What the Data Tell Us.

Chronicle of Higher Education: “…Hate crimes were up in 2016 – The Education Department data consist of disclosures made under the Clery Act, the federal law that requires colleges to report crimes committed on their campuses. In 2016, the department … Continue reading

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Mueller Indicts 13 Russian Nationals with Crimes Related to 2016 Election-Meddling

On Friday, February 16, 2018, The DOJ Special Counsel’s Office released a 37-page indictment charging the Internet Research Agency, a Russian organization, as well as thirteen Russian nationals who carried out the organization’s mission in the U.S, with crimes related to … Continue reading

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Don't Operate Drones While Drunk in New Jersey, and Other Crimes

Through this angrily-titled Reason article, "Good Riddance to Chris Christie," I learned about a recent law in New Jersey that creates several new drone-related crimes. The text of S3370, which Governor Christie signed into law on Monday, is available here.The … Continue reading

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NYT – Cities Sue Over Pentagon’s Failure to Report Crimes to Gun Database

Cities Sue Over Pentagon’s Failure to Report Crimes to Gun Database “Three major cities have filed a lawsuit against the Defense Department for its failure to report many criminal convictions in the military justice system to the Federal Bureau of … Continue reading

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Are the FBI and Coast Guard Underreporting Cruise Ship Crimes?

One of the key provisions of the Cruise Vessel Security and Safety Act of 2010 is that crimes on cruise ships are suppose to be posted on the internet in order to provide a warning to the U.S. public. After … Continue reading

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