James Q. Wilson Dies at 80 – Originated ‘Broken Windows’ Policing Strategy – NYTimes.com

James Q. Wilson, a wide-ranging social scientist whose “broken windows” theory of law enforcement laid the groundwork for crime reduction programs in New York, Los Angeles and other cities, died on Friday in Boston. He was 80.

via James Q. Wilson Dies at 80 – Originated ‘Broken Windows’ Policing Strategy – NYTimes.com.

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