Broken Windows

BROKEN WINDOWS….Mark Kleiman explains the “broken windows” style of policing today. It turns out there’s an A version and a B version, which I didn’t know. Or perhaps it’s really an A rationale and a B rationale, since they both lead to the same style of policing.

Anyway, since A is the only rationale I’ve ever heard, and it turns out that it’s not really the compelling one, I thought his post was interesting. You can read it here.