Wednesday, July 29th, 2015

Statements about Criminal Justice

Pants on Fire!

Patrick evidently helped put money into budget

Mostly False

Data incomplete; many factors involved

Mostly True

Exact measurement difficult, but trend true, experts say

Mostly True

Accurately cites official figures, but they are an undercount


Homicide accounted for 40 percent of deaths in the age group


Ignores that whites far outnumber blacks


It's an incentive, but not the root cause