Accuracy in Media

The Ferguson Effect? CBS News Noted Chicago Police Activity Declined as Murders Spiked

The ‘Ferguson effect’ is when police officers are fearful of viral videos and criticism from all corners of the general public and refrain from rushing into danger, generally speaking. Is this to blame for Chicago police’s decline in activity while violence rages almost out-of-control? The Chicago PD is under investigation by the Justice Department. And […]

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December 2016

12/30/2016 - The Ferguson Effect? CBS News Noted Chicago Police Activity Declined as Murders Spiked