Gregory Breetzke

Gregory Breetzke

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Associate Professor, Department of Geography, Geoinformatics and Meteorology, University of Pretoria.

Data analysis of how high temperatures affect crime rates in South Africa

Over the past few decades there has been a growing worldwide interest in examining the relationship between weather and various types of crime. Most research in this area has however produced inconsistent and often paradoxical results. For example, some studies have found no seasonal fluctuations in crime. Others have however