Should police detain a known criminal?
Variable: crimhold
Module:
ISSP Role of Gov't
Subject:
Civil Liberties
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Privacy
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 ...
D. Detain the man overnight for questioning.

Year Availability
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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
205 283
181 351
101 248
140 222
35 48
15 65
857 155
Summary Statistics
Valid cases 1731
Missing cases 60735