Baltimore Murder Rate

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Baltimore Has Lowest Murder Rate In 34 Years

Baltimore achieved something that hasn’t happened in 34 years: fewer than 200 murders. So has the city turned the corner on its violent past?


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Baltimore Sees Lowest Homicide Count Since 1978

Baltimore police say the city recorded 196 homicides in 2011.


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Baltimore May See Lowest Homicide Rate In 20 Years

The city of Baltimore is on track for a major milestone: the lowest homicide rate in 20 years! It’s a big accomplishment for law enforcement, who vowed to make city streets safer.


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Baltimore Sees 100th Homicide In 2011

A grim milestone in Baltimore City. There have been 100 murders so far this year. Now a family is pleading for witnesses after a military veteran was gunned down in cold blood.