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COVID-19 Effects on Pennsylvania Crime Trends: A Rural/Urban Comparison

June 30, 2022  | Rural People and Communities

The goals of the research were to investigate whether the COVID-19 pandemic triggered or heightened the crimes of murder and abuse in Pennsylvania, and to identify rural-urban differences in these outcomes both before and during the pandemic.

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Tags:  covid , murder , crime

Introducing the Center's new journal, Rural Policy: The Research Bulletin of the Center for Rural Pennsylvania.