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Detroit, Mich.

HomicideCrime, Law and Justice
2011 U.S. Census estimated population: 706,585 Homicides from Jan. 1 through March 31, 2013: 71 Homicide rate per 100,000 residents: 10.05 Detroit recorded 386 criminal homicides in 2012, a 12 percent increase from 2011, according to the Detroit Police Department. Separately, Detroit recorded... Tony Shi Photography / Getty Images/Flickr RF