Monday, June 16, 2008

Article regarding curfews in York

Here's a link to a few articles in which I am quoted. Although the reporter did a decent job of covering the issue, she included "research findings" reported by police departments in the same way she presented peer reviewed, controlled research.

The results she cited don't show how curfews work - they show how PROGRAMS work to involve teens in activities, and that reduces crime. It's not about the curfews. It's about getting the teens engaged and involved. You know, what the schools are supposed to be doing....

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