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Missouri black homicide victimization leads nation

Posted on January 19, 2015 at 8:31 am

A report was released last week where Missouri lead the nation in a not-so-positive light. Missouri lead the nation in the rate of black homicide victimization with a rate of 34.98 per 100,000, nearly two times the national black homicide victimization rate and more than seven times the overall homicide rate nationwide, according to a new analysis by the Violence Policy Center (VPC). The annual VPC study, Black Homicide Victimization

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