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Old December 21, 2011, 01:07 PM   #24
Brian Pfleuger
Join Date: June 25, 2008
Location: Central, Southern NY, USA
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Originally Posted by Onward Allusion
Just glancing at the numbers it looks like top-tier cities are lowering crime rates but smaller cities are increasing.

"Combat zone...."

"Becoming grim..."

Boulder Dash.

On the whole. violent crime is down from high levels and is not increasing. "This" locality or "that" locality not withstanding.

I am addressing the assertion that "The situation in urban America is becoming grim. It's becoming more and more like a combat environment.", which is absolute rubbish. Nonsense.
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