Criminal Activity & Crime Rates in the US

March 8, 2013 |  by  |  Crime

Crime in the United States has changed a lot over the years. Unfortunately, crime rates do not usually change for the better. Peaking in the 1990’s, crime rates have gotten better in recent years, but are still higher than they were at their lowest. You can view the map below to see the amount of prisoners by state to compare different states and see how yours compares to the others. Some of the worst areas for homicide in the USA are Baltimore, Detroit, and DC. Some of the violent states as shown on the map below are Florida, South Carolina, and Maryland.

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