Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Studies Find Immigrants Commit Less Crime than US-born Citizens

Two prominent criminal justice research and advocacy groups, The Sentencing Project and Cato Institute, released two separate studies this week; their findings indicate immigrants commit fewer crimes and are incarcerated at a much lower rate than U.S. citizens. “All immigrants are less likely to be incarcerated than natives relative to their shares of the population,” according to the Cato study. While the Sentencing Project’s study focused on foreign-born U.S. residents committing crime less often than native-born citizens, the Cato Institute study focused on the incarceration rates of … [Read More...]

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