Annual Crime Statistics Smell of Manipulation

With glaring inconsistencies in the annual report there is no way to be certain how this year compares to last.

Israel Police's Organization and Planning Department chose to feature a quote from famous physicist William Thomson, the first Baron Kelvin, on its website: "When you can measure what you are speaking about and express it in numbers you know something about it." The same website omitted,whether on purpose or not, the second half of the quote, which reads "but when you...