Race and crime

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The relationship between race and crime is the subject of academic studies, government surveys, media coverage, and public concern. In the United Kingdom, under the Criminal Justice Act 1991, section 95, the government collects annual statistics based on race and crime.[1][2][n 1]

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  1. ^ Responsibility for this moved from the Home Office to the Ministry of Justice following changes in May 2007.[3]


  1. ^ Criminal Justice Act 1991 – Section 95. legislation.gov.uk. Retrieved 27 September 2010.
  2. ^ Marsh and Melville, p. 166.
  3. ^ Criminal Justice Act 1991 – Section 95. Home Office. Retrieved 27 September 2010. Archived by the Internet Archive on 9 June 2007.