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Assistant Professor Shea Cronin comments on recent Brockton crime wave

April 4th, 2012 in Criminal Justice, Faculty News, MET News, Shea Cronin

As the city of Brockton wrestles with a recent spate of armed home invasions, Assistant Professor of Criminal Justice Shea Cronin reassures the community.

I wouldn’t see this as a sign that criminals are becoming bolder than they have been in the past

According to Cronin, violent burglaries usually are not random but tend to involve some personal connection. This seems to reflect the situation regarding these particular crimes in Brockton.
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