Follow this link to get an overview of crime in America: http://www.nationmaster.com/country/us-united-states/cri-crime . Then read this article and look at graphs found in this article: http://crimepreventionresearchcenter.org/2014/03/comparing-murder-rates-across-countries/
Select one statistic or fact that catches your eye. What is it? Why do you think it catches your eye? To add some perspective, find the sidebar where it says “compare American crime to….” another country. Click on it and respond. What similarities and differences do you see here? What do you think this statistic (on its own and when compared to another country) says about American culture? When finished with your post, read and respond to at least 1 other post.