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Re: Noise & Crime
True, crime involves violent behavior, and noise can certainly
stimulate extreme anger and violence.
But let's not lose sight of the fact that not all criminal
behavior is violent, and that probably most communities
have ordinances (weakly enforced) prohibiting excessive
I am the victim of a crime every time a boom car drives
by my house. I am on the receiving end of an acoustic
assault. That in and of itself is sufficient to demonstrate
the connection between noise and crime.
-- Michael Wright
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