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BJS and NCS-X Releases NIBRS TA Document: Will NIBRS Reporting Increase Crime Statistics?

Thursday, April 23, 2020   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Alex McAdoo
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Law enforcement agencies should understand how the transition to NIBRS may impact crime statistics. A new NCS-X publication "Will NIBRS Reporting Increase Crime Statistics?" provides insight and tips for responding to questions about the NIBRS transition and its effect on your agency's crime. Knowing the benefits of NIBRS, anticipating questions from the public, and proactively communicating information about NIBRS will help agencies successfully describe changes in crime reporting practices.