Infobia’s Crime and the Media Graphic

Posted on April 12, 2012 by


The relationship between crime and the media has never been great — and by “never been great” what we really mean is “news reporting about crime wildly misrepresents actual crime and disrupts the political process by misleading the general public, who, in turn, demand that elected officials act upon outrageously distorted beliefs about crime.”

Check out this nifty infographic by Infobia that explores this troubled relationship.

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