Should police tap phone of a criminal?
Variable: crimtap
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Civil Liberties
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Privacy
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Wiretapping
Survey Questions
Questions associated with this variable:

Suppose the police get an anonymous tip that a man with a long criminal record is planning to break into a warehouse. Please circle a number for each question to show if you think police should be allowed without a court order to ...
B. Tap his telephone.

Year Availability
Available in 2 of 32 years total. Hover over a year to see ballot information.
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Summary by Year
Showing All Years
Code Label
1 Definitely allowed
2 Probably allowed
3 Prob not allowed
4 Defint. not allowed
8 Cant choose
9 No answer
0 Not applicable
1985 1990
148 227
144 317
157 299
182 270
29 40
17 64
857 155
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1744
Missing cases 60722