Discuss the importance and reliability of crime statistics when researching into crime rates. The video below, Have police been massaging crime statistics and attached documents give some background to crime statistics and some views to how these may impact on published crime rates. You must include a minimum of two appropriate, academic citations, correctly referenced, within your submission. User Guide to Crime Statistics in England and Wales User Guide to Home Office Crime Statistics Your report must include a minimum of two relevant quotations, accurately referenced from two different sources that you actively engage with during the research process. **please watch the video on youtube "have police been massaging crime statistic?"