Ed Driscoll

Law & Order


Heather Mac Donald writes:

The FBI’s designation of New York as the safest big city in the country is an economic marketing tool of immeasurable worth. Lose that designation, and Gotham’s ability to climb out of the recession and retain and attract businesses and residents will be dealt a severe blow.

She looks at the instituion which made that possible at City Journal, as part of the magazine’s comprehensive multimedia look at New York, city and state, post Wall Street meltdown.