Was The War On Crime Effective

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Discuss the purpose of the War on Crime. Was it effective? Why or why not? President Lyndon Johnson authorized a series of federsal presidential coimmissions to study crime and justice in the US and to recommend suggested reforms to restore public confidence. The War on Crime was basically a plan so show Americans that the criminal justice system could be restored. Many people thought law and order could not regain control. A study of the criminal justice system, with an eye on reform, was a great challenge, and many people thought the task impossible. The American Bar Association declared that the criminal justice system in America was, in reality, a “nonsystem.” The July 25, 1965, War on Crime’s objectice was to be the counter attack
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