Video and Multimedia
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Steven Pinker discusses the decline of violence over the past 2000 years.
Web site of the National Criminal Justice Reference Service, providing statistics on a variety of topics involving crime.
Web site of Amnesty International; it gives readers a sense of how the rest of the world views the U.S. criminal justice system through recent and archived material.
Web site of the Federal Bureau of Investigation, which offers information on national and international criminal activities as well as crime prevention tips.
Web site of the Manhattan Institute; includes archived articles from the institute’s City Journal, which addresses such issues as the effects of racism.
Web site of the National Institutes of Justice, the research, development, and evaluation agency of the U.S. Department of Justice; the agency researches crime control and justice issues, particularly at the state and local levels.
Web site of the Sentencing Project, which offers data and information about racial disparities in the U.S. criminal justice system.
Web site of the Vera Institute of Justice, a nonprofit organization that conducts research, demonstration projects, and technical assistance to improve the justice system.