This data collection was designed to address problems of
crime as a barrier to the economic health of three outlying commercial
centers of New York City: Brooklyn, Fordham Road in the Bronx, and
Jamaica Center in Queens. Included in the survey are variables
concerning the respondent's age, race, gender, family income, length of
residence, and personal victimization experience. Also included are
variables pertaining to perceptions of safety, physical disorder in the
area, and source of information about crime in the commercial center.
Milder, N. David. Downtown Safety, Security, and Development in New York City, 1984. Ann Arbor, MI: Inter-university Consortium for Political and Social Research [distributor], 1992-02-17. https://doi.org/10.3886/ICPSR09326.v1
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United States Department of Justice. Office of Justice Programs. National Institute of Justice (84-IJ-CX-0006, and 85-IJ-CX-0070)
For reasons of confidentiality, telephone numbers of
respondents have been removed from the data file.