The Golden State Killer is thought to have been responsible for dozens of rapes, murders, and burglaries in the 1970s and 1980s, mostly in California. After 40 years, a suspect, Joseph James DeAngelo, was recently arrested. Reddit user Mackteague made this infographic titled “Timeline of the Golden State Killer.” It features an illustrated timeline depicting the Joseph James … [Read more...]
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The National Sexual Violence Resource Center created this infographic to raise awareness regarding sexual violence in the military. The numbers are based on data compiled in 2012. The infographic begins by showing how many military men and women were in each of the five branches, as well as how many were in the military total in that year. It also shows the ratio of females to … [Read more...]
The Second Amendment is one of the most widely-debated in the U.S. Constitution. Federal Charges made this infographic to explain what the Second Amendment really means. It details the two theories on the passage, the Collective Right Theory and Individual Right Theory. In addition, it outlines how the United States has more civilian-owned guns per capita than any other nation … [Read more...]
Online Paralegal Degree Center created this infographic entitled “Prison Inc., the Secret Industry,” to illustrate the workings of the prison industry. The infographic provides information on the number of people who are incarcerated and how much this costs the government each year. It also outlines how the number of private prisons has increased exponentially in the past few … [Read more...]
This infographic, created by Check Them, outlines several facts about crimes in the United States. It includes statistical information such as the major increase in the number of incarcerated individuals since 1980, as well as the fact that the United States has about a quarter of the world’s convicts, yet only 5 percent of the world’s population. In addition, it breaks down … [Read more...]