Krasner, Larry (1961- )

They Wanted to Roll Back Tough-on-Crime Policies. Then Violent Crime Surged.

That’s left no clear evidence linking progressive policies to these trends, but critics have been quick to make the connection, suggesting that prosecutors have let offenders walk and created an expectation that low-level offenses won’t be charged. Those arguments have landed on voters and city leaders already grappling with a scourge of pandemic-related ills — […]

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