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Despite lockdown orders, murder rates are rising in cities across America

A study by the Police Executive Research Forum found homicide rates rising during the pandemic in nine US cities. Nashville reported the biggest bump, with a 233% increase in murders over the same four-week period in 2019. Other cities have also cited spikes in homicides, including New York City, Houston, […]
Despite lockdown orders, murder rates are rising in cities across America
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Deadly violence in Mexico is intensifying, and May set an all-time record

May was the deadliest month recorded in Mexico since the government began releasing homicide data in 1998. The country has seen a sustained increase in violence over the past three years. May’s record-setting bloodshed comes just a month before nationwide elections that will select the country’s next president. The steady […]
Deadly violence in Mexico is intensifying, and May set an all-time record