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  • Sally Kohn: ‘White men account for 69 percent of those arrested for violent crimes’

    PolitiFact - 04/02/2015

    Drilling down on the number of crimes committed by whites who are also male is more challenging. Federal data allows you to sort on race and sex, but not both at the same time.

    The exception is for homicides. While you won’t find that information on the Justice Department website, it can be culled from federal records, which is what James Alan Fox, a criminologist at Northeastern University, has done for many years.

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