Perceptions of personal safety among population groups designated as visible minorities in Canada during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Using data from a recent crowdsourcing initiative, this article examines the perceptions of personal safety from crime among visible minority groups in Canada since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic. This study also looks at their perceptions of incidents of harassment or attacks on the basis of race, ethnic origin, or skin colour in their neighbourhood.

Issue Number: 2020001
Author(s): Cotter, Adam; Heidinger, Loanna
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