Some people don’t call 911 after a crime has been committed against them. However, IPRC researchers found that individuals who report being victims of crime to police are less likely to be … [Read More...]
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Between 1999 and 2010 state anti-bullying policies proliferated in the US. With all 50 states having such a law today, researchers in Iowa have asked: Is it working? Dr. … [Read More...]
Many people think of drowsy driving as falling asleep at the wheel. But it is more than that: Sleepiness causes impaired driving, much like drunk and distracted driving, with effects on reaction … [Read More...]