Breakfast links: DC’s pedestrian crash data has a huge missing piece | Greater Greater Washington

October 07, 2021
  • D.C. Policy Center
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On October 7, 2021, the D.C. Policy Center’s article, Observed disparities between 911 calls and crash reports, was cited by Greater Greater Washington:

A study by the DC Policy Center found that nearly a third of crashes involving pedestrians, cyclists, and scooter riders go unlogged in DC crash data. Police say they don’t write a report if those involved do not want to make a statement.  

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