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Murder with Impunity

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  • The Washington Post
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The Washington Post’s ‘Murder with Impunity’ map and database highlight urban areas “where murder is common but arrests are rare.” The Post’s visualization of this new collection of cities’ data can help policymakers and members of the public see their city and community in new ways. Previously uncovered trends, hotspots, or overlooked gaps in public safety can lead to increased action by law enforcement and government, and increased safety and trust for residents.

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Analysis of more than 52,000 criminal homicides and subsequent arrests in 55 US cities

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