Edward Shihadeh http://wrkf.org en Sociologist Says Fear of Crime Out Of Proportion http://wrkf.org/post/sociologist-says-fear-crime-out-proportion <p><span class="BodyCopy">The most recent CityStats survey released by the Baton Rouge Area Foundation said that residents are more scared and more concerned that crime will become worse, despite overall crime in the city declining.</span></p><p class="BodyCopy">To find out why that is, WRKF's Ashley Westerman spoke with LSU Professor of Sociology Edward Shihadeh about the study.</p><p class="BodyCopy">And he said the fear of crime is typically out of proportion with actual crime stats.</p><p> Thu, 21 Jun 2012 05:00:00 +0000 Ashley Westerman 2269 at http://wrkf.org Sociologist Says Fear of Crime Out Of Proportion