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The Measurement of White-Collar Crime Using Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) Data

In this article, the author suggest that the criminological community has a preoccupation with the low status offender and "street crimes" and relative inattention is given to the offenses perpretated by people in higher status occupations. It is suggested that research using UCR data must approach white--collar crime in terms of type of offense.

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