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Professor McCrie quoted in NPR article discussing high number of cases solved by tips from the public

Professor Robert McCrie in the Department of Security, Fire and Emergency Management was quoted in the article “Boston Bombings Bring Out The 'Crowdsleuthers'” on NPR that discusses the reliance of police investigators on tips from the public to solve crimes.

The full article can be read here.

Professor McCrie has written and edited widely in the field, including Security Operations Management, published by Butterworth-Heinemann. In recent years, he has become committed to the radical reform of prisons in the U.S. and other countries.