Misconceptions about Violence and Undocumented Immigrants

Szablewski, Chris; Smith, Raymond Arthur

This issue briefs examines the perceived link between undocumented immigrants and criminal activity, with a primary focus on the states in the American Southwest. Many prominent American politicians have made claims about illegal immigrants and violent crime and these claims have been determined to be false in many cases.



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Political Science
Majority Rule and Minority Rights Issue Briefs
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August 15, 2011