“Mr Pfeiffer has found a correlation between declining rates of children being spanked (or otherwise punished physically) and subsequent decreases in violent crime.” Read more about this one here:
News of falls in crime rate is all over the place. “Police chiefs in Humberside and Lincolnshire have today welcomed a drop in crime figures. Both Forces had reductions in crime of more than 10 per cent in statistics released at noon…”
ᔥCrime rate drops in Humberside and Lincolnshire – This is Grimsby
Of course it’s not all plain sailing: an FBI preliminary report shows violent crimes increased and property crimes decreased in 2012.
ᔥFBI — Preliminary 2012 Crime Statistics
But mostly the arrow points down as reported in the links below:
Representative of Mushin 1 Constituency at the Lagos State House of Assembly, Hon. Bolaji Yusuf Ayinla has said that the reduction of crime and violence in Mushin is the result of efforts to get the people productively …
ᔥWe’ve reduced crime, violence says lawmaker | The Nation
Crime in Norfolk continues to fall – while more of it is being solved, according to latest figures. … At the same time, the number of crimes solved has increased by 135 offences, giving an overall detection rate of 42.2%…
ᔥNorfolk Constabulary: Praise for police savings plan as crime …
So why IS crime on the way down? We think it is because consciousness is rising. Crime begins inside. And when one is stressed and unfulfilled one may turn to unfortunate behaviour to solve one’s problems.
That’s why we teach Transcendental Meditation.
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