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Latest St. Louis City Crime Report Shows Worrisome Trends

The murder rate continues its dramatic rise in the city of St. Louis in the latest crime report.



Kansas City’s Homicide Rate Drops in 2012

The city recorded 108 homicides last year, six fewer than 2011 but two more than in 2010.


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Prosecutor: East St. Louis Homicide Rate Plunges

The St. Clair County State’s Attorney says a crackdown on violence-prone sites in East St. Louis have cut that city’s murder rate.


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Feds Called in to Curb Eastside Crime

Sen. Dick Durbin is calling in federal help for law enforcement in East St. Louis, one of the deadliest spots in the nation.


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