Latinas may be unlikely to report violent crime, particularly when undocumented. This research examines the impact of fear of deportation and trust in the procedural fairness of the justice system on willingness to report violent crime victimization among a sample of Latinas (N = 1,049) in the United States.

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    Messing, Jill Theresa, Androff, David K., Ward-Lasher, Allison, & Becerra, David. (2015). Latinas' perceptions of law enforcement: Fear of deportation, crime reporting, and trust in the system. Affilia: Journal of Women and Social Work, 30(3), 328-340.

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