From the story: A Wall Street Journal analysis of crime statistics among the nation’s 50 largest cities found that reported homicides were up 24% so far this year, to 3,612. Shootings and gun violence also rose, even though many other violent crimes such as robbery fell (WSJ). New York City has already surpassed the shootings from all of 2019 (Fox News).
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REPORT: Crime Up Double-Digits in 36 of the Country’s 50 Biggest Cities, Murders up 24%
A shocking new report from the Washington Examiner is shedding more light on the civil unrest sweeping the United States; revealing crime is up double-digits in 36 of the country’s 50 biggest cities and towns.
“An analysis by the Wall Street Journal, which was published on Sunday, showed that homicides, shootings, and gun violence in the 50 largest cities rose in 2020, with murders, in particular increasing by 24% so far this year, to 3,612. Thirty-six of the 50 cities have experienced at least a 10% rise in homicides,” reports the Washington Examiner.
Homicides, shootings, and gun violence in the 50 largest cities rose in 2020, with murders increasing by 24% so far this year.https://t.co/zeRy1wgVtT
— Washington Examiner (@dcexaminer) August 3, 2020
“Chicago, the city with the most number of homicides, is averaging one about every eight nights. The total number of murders in the city in July climbed 139% compared to the same month in 2019. There were 105 homicides in July compared to 44 in the previous year, and the city is up 51% from the same point last year,” adds the Examiner.
Read the full report here.