From The NYT:
A report published last week by the American Immigration Council found that immigrants … are less likely to be criminals than native-born Americans, that periods of high immigration correspond with lower crime rates, and that this has been true in this country as long as this issue has been studied. [The report referenced is by Ruben Rumbaut, Ph.D., distinguished professor of Sociology at UCI and others.]

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