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2 Homicides In 2 Days

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Hartford police are investigating a shooting that is the city’s second homicide this weekend.
Police said a man between 18 and 30 years old was found shot in the head early Sunday in a driveway on Bond Street. 62 more words


Firearms used in half of global homicides says new WHO report

Reducing access to guns one of “best buys” for reducing violence

Firearms were used in about half of the 475,000 murders committed worldwide in 2012, according to the new… 703 more words

Aiming For Prevention

Statistics hate men...and police too?

If I were to tell you that one category of American is twenty-seven times more likely to be killed by police, would you sense an injustice? 889 more words


Homicide Crimes by Race in the U.S.

Continuing on with the crime theme from Monday, I am writing on another facet of hotly discussed crime data: race-on-race crimes. I had briefly read about a debate where former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani said that black offenders are responsible for most of the murders in the U.S.  791 more words

Daily Writing

2014 On Track To See Fewer Homicides, With Some Chicago Neighborhoods Still Being Left Behind

By Mason Johnson

Chicago is on track to see fewer murders in 2014 than it did in 2013, but I’d hold off on celebrating if I were you… 740 more words


Report Reveals Hundreds Of Homicides & Police Killings Go Unreported To FBI (DETAILS)

Statistics may not be as reliable as we think, especially when it comes to homicides and police killings in America.

A report by The Wall Street Journal… 521 more words


More Data Show Why the Ferguson Decision Angers So Many

An impressive research effort published by PBS News makes a powerful case that an indictment in the Ferguson-Brown-Wilson affair would have made a great deal of sense. 896 more words