Utilize FBI Uniform Crime Report data and select one offense, such as burglary, in two metropolitan areas.
Choose metropolitan areas with different data.
Write a 700- to 1,050-word paper comparing the occurrence of the offense in the selected areas. Identify the number of occurrences reported to the police for each area, and address the following questions:
· Which area had more reported incidents?
· What were the rates of the crime for each area?
· Did the rates change over time in either area?
· What factors might explain the differences in the rates?