By the numbers

Fenyvesi, Charles
November 1993
U.S. News & World Report;11/29/93, Vol. 115 Issue 21, p23
States Attorney General Janet Reno has instructed the Justice Department to create what amounts to `leading crime indicators,' a national sample of local law enforcement officials about emerging problems. While federal agents now exchange such intelligence through the grapevine, Reno believes it is time to formalize the process.


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