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Breakthrough on 'broken windows'

In Lowell experiment, crime linked to conditions

As part of an experiment to see whether disorderly conditions breed bad behavior, this trash-strewn hot spot was eventually cleaned up. As part of an experiment to see whether disorderly conditions breed bad behavior, this trash-strewn hot spot was eventually cleaned up. (Brenda Bond)
By Carolyn Y. Johnson
Globe Staff / February 8, 2009

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LOWELL - The year was 2005 and Lowell was being turned into a real life crime-fighting laboratory. (Full article: 1082 words)

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