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Chicago Goes 6 Days Without A Fatal Shooting

CHICAGO (CBS) — For the first time since March of last year, Chicago has gone six full days without a fatal shooting.

The city’s last fatal shooting happened at 11:30 a.m. 362 more words

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Fact or Fiction: Do Increased Temps Cause Spikes in Homicide Rates?

It’s an unfortunate reality of living in America that news anchors cover recent homicides in the same breath as your city’s local weather. When the media covers a spike in murders, arm-chair criminologists love to enlighten us with their seemingly poignant theories. 444 more words

Philadelphia

#SayHerName: Kerrice Lewis, Lesbian Shot And Burned Alive

Twenty-three-year-old Kerrice Lewis was brutally murdered and burned alive in her car during the holidays.

According to Pink News, on 28 December, police responded to reports of gunfire around 7:30pm and found a vehicle on fire. 343 more words

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Lansing police break down 2017 crime numbers

LANSING, Mich. (WLNS) – The Lansing Police Department says since 2016, there has been an increase in homicides in the city but a majority of them have been solved. 293 more words

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2018 Homicide Analysis

What follows is a list of homicides occurring in Baltimore City as reported by the Baltimore Police Department through their media advisories on social media ( 689 more words

Data Analysis

Entire Human Skeleton Surfaces From Ground in Sacramento Backyard During Renovations

Sacramento County Sheriff’s Officers are investigating a suspicious death after workers renovating a vacant home in North Highlands discovered an entire human skeleton buried in the backyard. 413 more words

Crime

Calgary homicides in 2017: Drug, gang & organized crime-related deaths lead stats

Statistics from the Calgary Police Service show more than half of all homicides in Calgary in 2017 were related either to drugs, gangs or organized crime. 276 more words

Crime