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This research paper was prepared by the Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics (CCJS) with the financial support of the National Crime Prevention Centre (NCPC) at Public Safety and Emergency Preparedness Canada. The CCJS gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the Winnipeg Police Service, the City of Winnipeg Property and Planning Department, and the Community Data Network (CDN) in Winnipeg in making this report possible.The paper has benefited from the comments of many reviewers. In particular the authors gratefully acknowledge the various contributions of Yves Lafortune in Social Survey Methods Division at Statistics Canada, Dr. Paul Brantingham from the School of Criminology at Simon Fraser University, Dr. Les Kennedy from the School of Criminal Justice at Rutgers University, Dr. Dietrich Oberwittler from the Institute of Criminology at the University of Cambridge, our federal-provincial-territorial partners on the CCJS Liaison Officers Committee and the staff of CCJS. Finally, the authors would like to extend a special thank you to Danielle Baum for her indispensable work in preparing the Manuscript.
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