Tips and cooperation by Muslim communities and families; total 41 (21%).
For the purposes of this study, tips were divided into the following categories: Tips provided by members of the Muslim community to law enforcement and tips or cooperation provided by family members of the accused to law enforcement. We found a total of 41 cases where Muslims tipped off and/or cooperated with law enforcement, a total of 21% of the cases.
Muslim Community tips – 33 cases
Family tips and cooperation – 8 cases
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